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
NEH Public Humanities Projects $575000

The Public Humanities Projects program supports projects that bring the ideas and insights of the humanities to life for general audiences through in-person programming.

NEH Media Projects: Production Grants $1000000

The Media Projects: Production Grants program supports the production and distribution of radio, podcast, television, and long-form documentary film projects that engage general audiences with humanities ideas in creative and appealing ways.

NEH Media Projects: Development Grants $75000

The Media Projects: Development Grants program supports the collaboration of media producers and scholars to develop humanities content and to prepare documentary film, television, radio, and podcast projects that engage public audiences with humanities ideas in creative and appealing ways.

2020 VentureWell Faculty Grants $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.

2021 Firehouse Subs Grant Program $25000

Our Mission is to impact the lifesaving capabilities, and the lives of local heroes and their communities. This is accomplished by providing lifesaving equipment and prevention education tools to first responders and public safety organizations.

NEH Documenting Endangered Languages

The Documenting Endangered Languages (DEL) program is a partnership between the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the National Science Foundation (NSF) to develop and advance knowledge concerning endangered human languages.

NEH Humanities Connections Planning Grants $35000

The Humanities Connections program seeks to expand the role of the humanities in undergraduate education at two- and four-year institutions.

NEH Humanities Connections Implementation Grants $100000

The Humanities Connections program seeks to expand the role of the humanities in undergraduate education at two- and four-year institutions.

NEH Summer Stipends $6000

The National Endowment for the Humanities’ Summer Stipends program aims to stimulate new research in the humanities and its publication. The program works to accomplish this goal by:

ACLS Fellowships $60000

ACLS invites research proposals from scholars in all disciplines of the humanities and related social sciences.