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|Sponsor:||National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)|
|Award Title:||Summer Stipends|
Summer Stipends support continuous full-time work on a humanities project for a period of two months. Successful applicants receive a stipend of $6,000.
|Description:||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.
Please note that the internal competition is a requirement for faculty members only. Per NEH guidelines: College or university staff members who are not faculty members and will not be teaching during the academic year preceding the award tenure may apply online without a nomination from their affiliated university. In other words, staff members who are eligible to apply may apply directly to NEH. Please make sure you let SPA know that you are applying as a P&A staff member when you are applying.
|Number of Applicants University is Allowed to submit:||2|
|UM Nominations Process:||
To be considered for nomination from the Twin Cities campus, please submit the following as a single pdf to firstname.lastname@example.org no later than 4pm on June 28th:
1. Cover page including PI name, department, and contact information, and a title for the project
2. Project summary (not more than 3 pages)
3. Brief biosketch (not more than 2 pages)
Any questions can be sent to email@example.com or call 612-625-2356.
|Peer Review Coordination:||Office of the VP for Research contact email|
|Status:|| PIs Selected. The following 2 PIs are the official UM nominees:
Bruno Chaouat, French & Italian
John Wright, African American & African Studies
|Please note:||To be considered for peer review and internal selection, faculty must follow the above submission guidelines and meet the UM deadline as set by the office coordinating the peer review for this opportunity.|
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This link includes summary sponsor information, specific instructions for internal submission and contact information for the university office coordinating the nomination process.
Registration is an optional but highly recommended feature. Perhaps you are looking for a wider audience for your proposal idea, or for potential collaborators to work with to create a stronger application. Registration allows applicants to share proposal ideas and post contact information.
Registration also provides information that helps the university office overseeing the nomination to determine the level of coordination needed and guide the review process.
To register (or view registrants), click on the UM Submission Instructions for a specific opportunity, then click on the Register Interest link.
If you have questions about the University's process related to extramural funding opportunities requiring nomination, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org