Please visit this page regularly for grants and research opportunties for members of the Howard University faculty. 

National Humanities Center Grant Opportunity (Deadline: October 17, 2018)

National Humanities Center Receives Grant to Support Research Fellowships for HBCU Faculty 

RCMI Research Roundtable


National Humanities Center Call for Applications (Deadline: October 17, 2018)

The National Humanities Center Call for Fellowship Applications
National Humanities Center Residential Fellowships 2019–2020 Call for Applications

The National Humanities Center invites applications for academic-year or spring semester residential fellowships. Mid-career, senior, and emerging scholars with a strong record of peer-reviewed work from all areas of the humanities are encouraged to apply. Through an Andrew W. Mellon-funded initiative, the Center especially welcomes applications from scholars at Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs).

Located in the vibrant Research Triangle region of North Carolina, the Center affords access to the rich cultural and intellectual communities supported by the area’s research institutes, universities, and dynamic arts scene. Fellows enjoy private studies, in-house dining, and superb library services that deliver all research materials. Scholars from all parts of the globe are eligible; stipends and travel expenses are provided. Fellowship applicants must have a PhD or equivalent scholarly credentials. Fellowships are supported by the Center’s own endowment, private foundation grants, contributions from alumni and friends, and the National Endowment for the Humanities. Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. EDT, October 17, 2018. For more information and to apply, please visit the link below.

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The National Humanities Center is one of the world's leading centers for advanced study and the only independent institution of its kind dedicated exclusively to the humanities. Over the past four decades, the Center has encouraged excellence in scholarship and teaching while constantly affirming the vital importance of the humanities in American life. 

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