MMUF Designated Fields

Below are the fields of study for which a student may be awarded the Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship.

Anthropology

Area/Cultural/Ethnic/Gender Studies

Art History

Classics

Geography and Population Studies

English Language & Literature

Cinema and Media Studies

Musicology, Ethnomusicology and Music Theory

Foreign Languages and Literatures

History

Linguistics

Performance Studies & Theater (theoretical focus)

Philosophy

Religion

Sociology

Interdisciplinary areas of study may be eligible if they have one or more eligible fields at their core, but must be approved by the MMUF director, Elise LaRose.  (Please note that interdisciplinary graduate programs are not eligible for MMUF graduate benefits.)

More information: https://www.mmuf.org/about/eligible-fields-study