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Program Details

Graduate Education in the Humanities: A National Convening (#20240806-CHC)

Sponsor: NEH
Internal Deadline: 06/11/2024
Institutional Submission Limit: 1
Sponsor Deadline: 08/06/2024
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This cooperative agreement supports the planning and implementation of a national gathering to address challenges in graduate humanities education by providing opportunities for experts and practitioners to share best practices; offering meaningful guidance for departments, graduate programs, universities, and other organizations interested in improving graduate education in the humanities; and developing a strategic vision for graduate education in the humanities.

The recipient of this cooperative agreement will be required to:
• assemble and support a steering committee and working groups with representatives who can speak to the geographic, demographic, institutional, economic, and social diversity of graduate education throughout the United States;
• plan and host an in-person, virtual, or hybrid national convening focused on the current state of, and future prospects for, graduate training in the humanities; and
• publish and disseminate a report based on the findings of the working groups and the national convening.

Cost sharing required.


Submission Process

Limited submissions MUST be coordinated with the Office of the Vice President for Research.

If interested in applying for this opportunity, email a two-page project abstract, include at top the project title, PI, and list of key collaborators, as well as a 2-3 page CV/biosketch for the PI (SCiENcv preferred) by 5pm on the INTERNAL DEADLINE above to Julie Morris at

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