NEH Summer Stipend Program

Summer Stipends 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.

Summer Stipends support continuous full-time work on a humanities project for a period of two months.

Summer Stipends support projects at any stage of development.

Summer Stipends are awarded to individual scholars. Organizations are not eligible to apply.

Faculty members teaching full-time at colleges or universities must be nominated by their institutions to apply for a Summer Stipend. Once faculty members are nominated by their institutions, they may submit their applications via Each college and university in the United States and its jurisdictions may nominate two faculty members. Any faculty member is eligible for nomination.

As with all such limited submission programs, PIs who wish to apply must first submit an internal application to the OVPR.

Click here for application information.

Internal letter of intent due to the OVPR six weeks before external deadline.

EXTERNAL LINK Click here to learn more about this opportunity.