Check out the upcoming external funding opportunities for humanities research and projects. For assistance with your application, reach out to Sarah Moser, our Research Advancement Admin. 

External funding opportunities

TITLE Funding Deadline Funding Maximum Award
2021 Vitalyst Systems Change Grants $175000

Vitalyst Health Foundation is on a mission to connect, support and inform efforts to improve the health of individuals and communities in Arizona.

The George Burch Fellowship in Theoretical Medicine and Affiliated Theoretical Science $60000

The purpose of the George E. Burch Fellowship is to support a distinguished scholar in residence at the Smithsonian. The fellow may work in any discipline, but the creative effort should, in accordance with the wishes of the donor, be related to human medicine. Dr.

Loeb Classical Library Foundation Fellowship $40000

The Loeb Classical Library Foundation awards fellowships to qualified scholars to support research, publication, and other projects in the area of classical studies.

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2020 Venture Well Faculty Grants- Fall deadline $30000

VentureWell encourages proposals that involve students, faculty and advisors from engineering, science, business, design, and liberal arts disciplines, as well as groups traditionally underrepresented in invention, innovation, and entrepreneurship, including women and minorities.

Proposals for Program Evaluations: Inclusive Science $275000

The Brady Education Foundation seeks to close the educational opportunity gaps associated with race, ethnicity and family income.

Pathways to the Liberal Arts $200000

The Teagle Foundation has launched the Pathways to the Liberal Arts initiative to support a diverse array of institutions in the work of securing access to and success in the liberal arts.

NEH Scholarly Editions and Scholarly Translations $525000

The Scholarly Editions and Scholarly Translations program makes awards to organizations to support the preparation of editions and translations of pre-existing texts of value to the humanities that are currently inaccessible or available only in inadequate editions or translations.

NEH Collaborative Research Grants $250000

Debate, exchange of ideas, and working together—all are basic activities that advance humanities knowledge and foster rich scholarship that would not be possible by researchers working on their own.

ACLS Digital Extension Grants $150000

ACLS invites applications for ACLS Digital Extension Grants, which are made possible by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

ICWA Fellowship Program

ICWA advances deep knowledge of foreign countries and cultures. We achieve that by supporting fellows for two-year immersive programs of self-designed, independent research and writing abroad.

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