The terms "Burns Fellowship" and "Burns Fellow" have several applications around the world:
- Arthur F. Burns Fellowship for United States journalists with German language skills, organized by the International Center for Journalists
- Robert Burns Fellowship, University of Otago - a New Zealand literary fellowship based in the nation's most Scottish city
- Vancouver Burns Fellowship - founded in 1924, including among its aims the erection of a statue of Burns (which happened only 4 years later in Stanley Park)
Famous quotes containing the words fellowship and/or burns:
“Have no fellowship with one that is mightier and richer than thyself: for how agree the kettle and the earthen pot together? For if the one be smitten against the other, it shall be broken.”
—Apocrypha. Ecclesiasticus 13:2.
“O wad some Powr the giftie gie us
To see oursels as others see us!
It wad frae monie a blunder free us
And foolish notion:
What airs in dress an gait wad leae us,
And evn Devotion!”
—Robert Burns (17591796)