Internal Fellowships for CU Boulder Faculty 

The Benson Center invites applications from CU Boulder faculty to join our interdisciplinary community for the 2023-24 academic year. 

Applicants are welcome from faculty rostered in academic disciplines across the CU Boulder campus. Each fellow will receive $4,000 in stipend funds.

Essential Requirements for Benson Center Faculty Fellows:

  • Commitment to participating in the Center's programming for the year, including both public events and an alternate-week seminar for Center fellows;
  • Interest in furthering the Center’s mission of supporting the study of Western Civilization;
  • Enthusiasm for the Center's larger goal of fostering intellectual diversity and dialogue both on campus and in the broader community; and
  • A desire to remain engaged with the Center's activities in future years. 

Applicants should submit a one-page account of their qualifications to serve as fellows, together with a CV. This material, formatted as a single pdf, should be sent to The application should be submitted by May 31, 2023.

2022-2023 Faculty Grant Recipients

Name Department Purpose

David Boonin

PHIL Colorado Ethics Bowl

Celine Dauverd


Association for Spanish and Portuguese Historical Studies (ASPHS) Conference

Mitzi Lee

PHIL Rocky Mountain Philosophy Conference