MMUF Designated Fields

Below are the fields of study for which a student may be awarded the Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship. Students in the arts, humanities and qualitative social sciences are welcome to apply.

American and English Literature, Anthropology (any field), Area Studies (Latino/a & Latin American, African & African American, Asian & Asian American, Near Eastern, Slavic, among others), Art History, Classics, Comparative Literatures, Foreign Languages and Literatures, History (any field), Linguistics, Music History, Theory & Ethnomusicology, Philosophy, Political Theory, Religion, Sociology and Theater & Performance Studies.