Applying to the Mellon School

Faculty and advanced graduate students of drama, theater, and performance studies are invited to apply for participation in the Mellon School. There are openings for approximately 30 participants. All accepted participants qualify for free tuition, sponsored by the Mellon Foundation.

The application process for the 2017 Mellon School is now closed. Please check back in the fall about the application process for the 2018 Mellon School.

Transcripts (for current graduate students only) may be provided with the online application, or if mailed, should be sent to the Mellon School c/o the Harvard University Department of English, 12 Quincy Street, Cambridge MA 02138, and must be postmarked by March 1, 2017.

Before submitting your application, please visit our Application FAQ.