NEH Summer Stipend Internal Competition

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Summer Stipends program requires all applicants to be nominated by an official on their campus. The Center for the Humanities coordinates the internal competition for Washington University to select the university's two nominees.


Grant snapshot

Grant amount:
NEH - $6,000 awarded directly to the individual
WU -  Provided that sufficient funds are available, nominees from Arts & Sciences who are successful in the NEH competition will also receive an FRG supplement up to $3,000. If a nominee is not successful, an FRG in the amount of up to $7,000 will be awarded.

Internal application deadline: September 4, 12 pm CDT.

Internal nomination notification: By September 15

NEH application deadline: September 25

Grant period: Support is for continuous full-time work for a period of two months during the summer.  Projects may start as early as May 1, 2020

Applicants may apply for more than one of the following: Summer Faculty Research Grant (FRG), Roland Grimm Travel Award and NEH Summer Stipend.