Digital Humanities Grants Compiled by the NJDHC.
NameDuefull dates setMin $Max $Avg $AgencyURLDescriptionNotes
Summer Seminars and Institutes3/1/17See NotesSee NotesN/ANEH grants support faculty development programs in the humanities for school teachers and for college and university teachers. NEH Summer Seminars and Institutes may be as short as two weeks or as long as five weeks.Seminar: Ranging from $50,000 to $135,000. Institute: Ranging from $60,000 to $225,000
Institutes for Advanced Topics in the Digital Humanities3/14/17$50,000$250,000N/ANEH projects may be a single opportunity or offered multiple times to different audiences. Institutes may be as short as a few days and held at multiple locations or as long as six weeks at a single site. For example, training opportunities could be offered before or after regularly occurring scholarly meetings, during the summer months, or during appropriate times of the academic year. The duration of a program should allow for full and thorough treatment of the topic.MSU took steps to apply for this but determined at the submission date that we did not meet the requirements. I'd be open to work with someone to re-work this one
Digital resources Grants Program4/1/174/1 & 10/1N/AN/AN/AKress Digital Resources program is intended to foster new forms of research and collaboration as well as new approaches to teaching and learning. Support will also be offered for the digitization of important visual resources (especially art history photographic archives) in the area of pre-modern European art history; of primary textual sources (especially the literary and documentary sources of European art history); for promising initiatives in online publishing; and for innovative experiments in the field of digital art history. Please note that this grant program does not typically support the digitization of museum object collections.Grants are awarded to non-profit institutions with 501(c) 3 status, based in the United States, including supporting foundations of European institutions.
Fellowships4/12/17N/A $50,400 for 12 monthsN/ANEH support individuals pursuing advanced research that is of value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both. Recipients usually produce articles, monographs, books, digital materials, archaeological site reports, translations, editions, or other scholarly resources in the humanities. Projects may be at any stage of development.Aplications submited by April deadline will be notified in early December
Small Resaerch Grants Program5/1/172/1, 5/1, 8/1, 11/1N/A$50,000N/ASpencer Small Research Grants program is intended to support education research projects with budgets of $50,000 or less. In keeping with the Spencer Foundation’s mission, this program aims to fund academic work that will contribute to the improvement of education, broadly conceived. Historically, the work we have funded through these grants has spanned, a range of topics and disciplines, including education, psychology, sociology, economics, history, and anthropology, and they employ a wide range of research methods.
Humanities Access Grants5/3/17$50,000$100,000N/ANEH Access grants help support capacity building for humanities programs that benefit one or more of the following groups: youth, communities of color, and economically disadvantaged populations.Grant will be provided for two years
Learning & Leadership Grants6/1/172/1, 6/1 & 10/15$2,000 for individuals$5,000 for groupsN/ANEA grant supports National Education Association (NEA) public school teachers, public education support professionals, and/or faculty and staff in public institutions of higher education that want to build extracurricular events such as conferences, summer institutes, and reseachApplicants MUST be NEA members
Digital Humanities Advancement Grants6/6/17$5,000$325,000N/ANEH Humanities Advancement Grants (DHAG) support digital projects throughout their lifecycles, from early start-up phases through implementation and long-term sustainability. Experimentation, reuse, and extensibility are hallmarks of this grant category, leading to innovative work that can scale to enhance research, teaching, and public programming in the humanities.Updated outlines will be posted two months in advance of the deadline. There are three levels of grants that change the amount of award (See page 7 'Award Information')
Digital Projects for the Public6/7/17See NotesSee NotesN/ANEH Digital Projects for the Public program supports projects such as websites, mobile applications, games, and virtual environments that significantly contribute to the public’s engagement with humanities ideas. There are three types of awards with different max. funding
NJ Council for the Humanities Incubation Grant6/9/176/9 (intent) - 7/14 (due)N/A$10,000N/ANJCH grants help you plan, research, prototype, and experiment. They create space for you to try out new ideas or expand your existing programs in exciting ways. An incubation grant might help you forge a new partnership or deepen an existing one, research a new topic or add perspective to an old favorite, talk to community stakeholders, or learn more about your audience. You might design a pilot program or prototype a number of different ideas. We encourage you to set out a bold vision and see where it takes you.Incubation grants support projects that may be in the earliest stages of development. As such, we understand that preliminary ideas might change and evolve. We are most interested in hearing about the need you wish to address, your goals in starting this process, and how you plan to collect information. A meaningful question is the start of a great incubation grant proposal. The most competitive proposals will articulate a vision, a plan, and a willingness to try something new.
Humanities Initatives at Hispanic-Serving Institutions6/22/17$100,000n/aNEH
Collaborative Awards in Humanities and Social Science7/4/171/16/18$1,877,400Weelcome Awards promote the development of new ideas and bring disciplines together to speed the pace of discovery. This scheme funds teams who are tackling major health-related questions in the humanities and social sciences that require a collaborative approach.
Humanities Collections and Reference Resources7/20/17N/A$50,000N/ANEH provides awards to projects in reference to scholarships, education, and public programming in the humanities.Two types of grants from HRCC: 1) for implementation and 2) for planning, assessment, and pilot efforts
Media Projects: Development Grants8/9/17$40,000$75,000typical rangeNEH Media Projects program supports film, television, and radio projects that engage general audiences with humanities ideas in creative and appealing ways. All projects must be grounded in humanities scholarship in disciplines such as history, art history, film studies, literature, drama, religious studies, philosophy, or anthropology. Projects must also demonstrate an approach that is thoughtful, balanced, and analytical (rather than celebratory). The approach to the subject matter must go beyond the mere presentation of factual information to explore its larger significance and stimulate critical thinking. NEH is a national funding agency, so the projects that we support must demonstrate the potential to attract a broad general audience.
Media Projects: Production Grants8/9/17$100,000$650,000NEH
Public Humanities Projects8/9/17See NotesSee NotesN/ANEH grant supports ideas that bring humantities to the general audience (history, literature, ethics, and art, or to address challenging issues in contemporary life.)Planning award: $40,000, with a maximum of $75,000 for complex projects that will reach large national audiences. Implementation: $400,000
Humanities Connections10/5/17N/A$100,000N/ANEH Connections intends to expand the role of humanities in undergraduate curriculum (2 and 4 years) to develop the intellectual skills and habits of mind that the humanities cultivate.
Next Generation Humanities PhD Implementation Grants11/29/17N/A$700,000N/ANEH Generation Humanities PhD Implementation Grants support universities in instituting wide-ranging changes in humanities doctoral programs. Humanities knowledge and methods can make an even more substantial impact on society if students are able to translate what they learn in doctoral programs into a multitude of careers. Next Generation PhD Implementation Grants are designed to produce plans that will transform scholarly preparation in the humanities at the doctoral level. Students will be prepared to undertake various kinds of careers, and humanities PhD programs will increase their relevance for the twenty-first century.
Humanities Initiatives at Community Colleges1/16/18N/A$100,000N/ANEH grant supports community colleges and their commitment to the education of humanities
ACLS Digital Extension Grants1/25/18N/A$125,000N/AACLS is hoped that these grants will help advance humanistic scholarship by enhancing established digital projects and extending their reach to new communities of users.This grant is passed its due date. Applicants may request additional $25,000 to build networks amongs scholars from US higher education institutions of diverse profiles.
Cyberlearning and Future Learning Technologies2/10/18N/AN/AN/ANSF goal of the grant is to integrate emerging technologies with three interconnected thrusts: Cyber innovation, learning innovation, and advancing understanding of how people learn in technology-rich learning environments (More info about thrust on webpage)New guideline for proposals will start being effective for proposals submitted, or due, on or after January 30, 17 (Will require solicitation 17-520 instead of NFS 17-1)
Creating Humanities Communities2/15/18$30,000$150,000NANEH goal of these grants is to make connections between organizations that will foster community cohesion on a local or regional level.Applicants must collaborate with other institutions and organization (such as cultural centers, colleges and universities, historical societies, libraries, and other cultural institutions.
Smart and Connected Communities2/16/18N/A$18,500,000N/ANSF grant's purpose is to help communities build a smart city by interconnecting other communities andhelping with research in data and capability-building
Arts and Cultural HeritageBefore proposed projectN/A$150,000N/AMellon Arts and Cultural Heritage program seeks to nurture exceptional creative accomplishment, scholarship, and conservation practices in the arts, while promoting a diverse and sustainable ecosystem for these disciplinesGrant is given to institutions, not individuals. There is no due date. Submission should be previous to the project.
Higher Education and Scholarship in the HumanitiesBefore proposed projectN/A$150,000N/AMellon grant supports institutions and organizations when facing economic, demographic, financial, and technological challenges in higher education
Scholarly CommunicationsBefore proposed projectN/A$150,000N/AMellon to help research libraries, archives, museums, universities, presses, and arts organizations with their mission.
NJ Council for the Humanities Action Grantintent passed2/22 (intent) - 4/3 (due)N/A$20,000N/ANJCH grants help you implement humanities-based projects and public programs. These projects may be longstanding in your organization or may have been developed through Incubation grants or other planning processes.
Data and Computational ResearchN/AN/AN/AN/ASloan grant is intended to help on the growth of scientific data research work force, as well as to support efficient management and sharing of research data. There are four types of grants: software, training, research, and community