NEH Summer Stipends – Deadline Friday, August 19 - 5:00PM

July 13, 2022

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Summer Stipends support individuals pursuing advanced research that is of value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both. Eligible projects typically result in articles, monographs, books, digital materials, archaeological site reports, translations, editions, or other scholarly resources. Summer Stipends support continuous full-time work on a humanities project for a period of two months. 

An outright award of $6,000 is provided for two consecutive months of full-time research and writing. In accordance with NEH guidelines, Ball State may nominate two faculty proposals to submit to NEH. 
NEH is offering a webinar focused on application writing strategies will be presented on August 17, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. EST. You can join the webinar here. Captioning will be available.

Ball State’s internal application deadline is Friday, August 19, 2022 by 5:00PM  
Deadline for final submission to the NEH is September 21, 2022 for projects beginning May 1, 2023.

Click here for full guidelines on the NEH website 
The submission process: all internal applications will be accepted via InfoReady, available in mid-July. 


Applicants should complete the form and attach the following: 

3-page (single-spaced) narrative - must follow NEH guidelines for format and content
1-page workplan *NEW
1-page (single-spaced) bibliography
2-page (single-spaced) resumé
1-page appendix (graphical materials or edition/translation sample, if applicable)

Two selected proposals will be selected as Ball State’s nominees to be submitted to the NEH by September 21, 2022.  
 
We encourage you to review the Recently Funded Grants page for information on previous awardees from NEH, including BSU’s very own Emily Rutter, White Allyship in Contemporary Black Media. They also have a prepared video with grant writing tips at: https://youtu.be/21WOKZQGH0s

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