About Hagley Museum and Library
Located on 235 acres along the banks of the Brandywine in Wilmington, Delaware, Hagley is the site of the gunpowder works founded by E. I. du Pont in 1802. This example of early American industry includes restored mills, a workers' community, and the ancestral home and gardens of the du Pont family.
Hagley's library furthers the study of business and technology in America. The collections include individuals' papers and companies' records ranging from eighteenth-century merchants to modern telecommunications and illustrate the impact of the business system on society. Hagley Library is a proud member of the prestigious Independent Research Libraries Association (IRLA). Click here for more information about the Library.
The Library’s Center for the History of Business, Technology, and Society organizes and administers the Hagley Museum and Library's interaction with the world of scholarship. It brings attention to Hagley's research collections and generates intellectual dialogue at Hagley.
Grants and fellowships are administered by the Hagley Center for the History of Business, Technology and Society.
Miller Center/Hagley Library Dissertation Fellowship in Business and Politics is for graduate students who have completed all course work for the doctoral degree and supports a term of one year. Read more...
Applications for Exploratory and Henry Belin du Pont Research Grants are considered tri-annually and are due March 31, June 30, and October 31, with a decision within 45 days of the deadline.
Proposals are accepted annually by Nov. 15 for Hagley’s Henry Belin du Pont Dissertation Fellowships intended for graduate students who have completed all course work for the doctoral degree.
All grants require use of Hagley’s collections for advanced research - click here to search our collections
If you have questions, please contact the Center at 302-658-2400 ext 244 or submit your questions online via to email@example.com