Lectureships, Fellowships, and Prizes

The Office of the Secretary supervises the following lectureships, fellowships, and prizes. For more detailed information on each, follow the links below.


Lectureship funds bring a diverse range of speakers to Yale. Lecturers represent a variety of fields and disciplines, offering expert insights into different issues and topics. Please follow the links above to see lectureships grouped according to award process.


The Henry Fund provides full financial support for a year of graduate study at Cambridge or Oxford.

For further information, visit the link above. Interested Yale applicants, after doing some research of their own, may refer questions to Kate Dailinger at the Yale College Center for International and Professional Experience (meetings by appointment).


Prizes for which undergraduates and graduate students are eligible are categorized by the sections below:

The Office of the Secretary administers the Theron Rockwell Field Prize and the John Addison Porter Prize.

For further information, consult the prize’s related department, the Yale College Dean’s Office (for high scholarship or character awards), or the Office of the Secretary at 203.432.2315.

This prize list is not comprehensive. Contact the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and the professional schools directly for information on prizes that those schools administer.