humanities

  • Funding | Institutes for Advanced Topics in the Digital Humanities

    Office of Digital Humanities Receipt Deadline March 15, 2016 for Projects Beginning October 2016 Visit official website. Brief Summary These NEH grants support national or regional (multistate) training programs for scholars and advanced graduate students to broaden and extend their knowledge of digital humanities. Through these programs, NEH seeks to increase the number of humanities […]

  • Funding | Paris Institute for Advanced Study Call for applications

    The Paris Institute for Advanced Study welcomes applications from high level international scholars and scientists in the fields of the humanities, the social sciences and related fields for periods of five or nine months, during the academic year 2017-2018. Visit the official website here. Deadline for applications: Tuesday, March 1st, 2016, 3:00pm (Paris, France time) […]

  • Funding: ACLS Digital Extension Grants

    Sponsor deadline: Feb 02, 2016 ACLS Digital Extension Grants American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) inviteapplications for the Grant program, made possible by the generous assistance of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation. This program supports digitally based research projects in all disciplines of the humanities and related social sciences. It is hoped that these grants […]

  • Updates for Humanities Indicators

    Over the past few months, the American Academy of Arts and Sciences has been active in its support for the humanities, with new reports on the employment status and earnings of humanities majors, the financial health of not-for-profit humanities organizations, metrics on the qualifications of school teachers, international comparisons of levels of adult literacy, and […]

  • Bodenhamer publishes new book on mapping and the humanities

    The Polis Center’s Executive Director David Bodenhamer shares his expertise in spatial humanities in a recently published book, Deep Maps and Spatial Humanities. Part of the IU Press Series on Spatial Humanities, the book appeared in February 2015 and features essays that investigate deep mapping and the spatial narratives that stem from it. A deep […]

  • The Future of the Arts and Humanities Roundtable: Keira Amstutz, William Blomquist, John Dichtl, Valerie Eickmeier, Jonathan Elmer, David Lawrence

    March 5, 2015 | 12:00-1:30 Location: Indiana Humanities, 1500 N. Delaware Free tickets available soon (boxed lunches available for purchase) Are the arts and humanities in crisis? What do financial cuts ultimately mean for arts and humanities institutions and their publics? What role should governments play in supporting the arts and humanities? What does the […]

  • Fellowship Opportunity at Washington College and John Carter Brown Library

    The C.V. Starr Center for the Study of the American Experience and the John Carter Brown Library invite applications for the Hodson Trust-John Carter Brown Fellowship, a unique research and writing fellowship. The deadline for applications for the 2015-2016 Hodson-Brown Fellowship is March 15, 2015. The Hodson Trust – John Carter Brown Fellowship supports academics, […]

  • NEH Creates New “Public Scholar” Grant Program Supporting Popular Scholarly Books in the Humanities

    The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) today announced a new grant opportunity that encourages the publication of nonfiction books that apply serious humanities scholarship to subjects of general interest and appeal. The new NEH Public Scholar awards support well-researched books in the humanities conceived and written to reach a broad readership. Books supported through […]

  • National Endowment for the Humanities Grants Available Now

    Sustaining Cultural Heritage Collections (SCHC): Sustaining Cultural Heritage Collections (SCHC) helps cultural institutions meet the complex challenge of preserving large and diverse holdings of humanities materials for future generations by supporting preventive conservation measures that mitigate deterioration and prolong the useful life of collections. SCHC offers two kinds of awards: 1. PLANNING−To help an institution […]

  • Call for Nominations: Max Planck Research Award

    Excellent scientists and scholars of all nationalities who are expected to continue producing outstanding academic achievements in international collaboration – not least with the assistance of this award – are eligible to be nominated for the Max Planck Research Award. On an annually-alternating basis, the call for nominations addresses areas within the natural and engineering […]