National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) - Division of Research Programs
04/08/20 11:59 PM Eastern Time
Awards of up to $60,000 to USA faculty and staff affiliated with Eligible IHEs for humanities research projects. Applicants must create or verify the required registrations prior to applying. This program supports humanities research. Expected output includes books, articles, digital material and publications, archaeological reports, translation, editions, other scholarly resources, basic research leading to improvement of existing course, and basic research related to the goals and interests of the institution or community. The NEH Awards for Faculty program seeks to strengthen the humanities at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) by encouraging and expanding humanities research opportunities for individual faculty and staff members.
The eligible IHEs are in Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carlina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, DC, and West Virginia.
The purpose of this program is to strengthen the humanities at Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Hispanic-Serving Institutions, and Tribal Colleges and Universities by encouraging and expanding humanities research opportunities for individual faculty and staff members. Awards support individuals pursuing scholarly research that is of value to humanities scholars, students, and/or general audiences.
This program offers applicants flexibility in project types and award periods. Common to all projects must be humanities research. Eligible projects include:
NEH is especially interested in supporting projects that advance humanities-related work in the following areas.
For more information see: https://www.neh.gov/sites/default/files/inline-files/Awards-For-Faculty-HBCU-NOFO.pdf#page=5.
GrantWatch ID#: 164801
The amount of the award is $5,000 per full-time month. Thus, an award to support eight months of half-time work would be $20,000 (equivalent to four months of full-time work at $5,000 per month). The maximum award is $60,000 for the equivalent of twelve full-time months.
Project start date: January 1, 2021
Period of performance: Two to twelve months, full-time equivalent
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Drafts should be submitted by email to FacultyAwards@neh.gov; put “Draft Narrative” in the subject line of the message.
If you have problems registering with Grants.gov, contact the Grants.gov help desk at 1-800-518-4726 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have difficulty accessing the full announcement electronically, please contact:
Division of Research Programs
National Endowment for the Humanities
400 Seventh Street, SW
Washington, DC 20506
Applicants who are deaf or hard of hearing can contact NEH via Federal Relay (TTY users) at 800-877-8399.
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