Grants and Awards

Grants and awards at the Institute for Humanities Research create and imagine new futures for research and scholarship at ASU by funding humanities projects and publications. 


The Fellows Program provides funding for faculty to commit to a year of intensive research and work together to meaningfully present their work to the community.

Seed Grants

The purpose of the IHR seed grant program is to empower the ASU community to imagine, innovate and create humanities research that reveals new ways of understanding the past and future.

Book Award Nomination

The IHR Book Award celebrates outstanding writers whose contributions to the humanities change the conversation by fostering new directions for their discipline.

Other Funding Opportunities

Other internal funding opportunities include research clusters, micro-residencies and subvention grants.

Upcoming deadlines

Application Deadline
Sprouting seedling Spring 2020 Seed Grants
Two hands touching Micro-residencies
Two hands touching Micro-residencies

Research Advancement and External Funding

In partnership with The College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, the Institute for Humanities Research provides assistance for faculty and staff applying for external funding. Support includes identifying funding sources and providing assistance with all aspects of a grant application. 

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