National Endowment for the Humanities
Program NameSummer Stipends
Agency Deadline10/01/2009
Finalist Announcement Date07/13/2009
Internal OSP Deadline07/10/2009
Program DescriptionSummer Stipends may not be used for research for doctoral dissertations or theses by students enrolled in a degree program; specific policy studies or educational or technical impact assessments; the preparation or publication of textbooks; studies of teaching methods or theories, surveys of courses and programs, or curriculum development; inventories of collections; works in the creative or performing arts (e.g., painting, writing fiction or poetry, dance performance, etc.); projects that seek to promote a particular political, philosophical, religious, or ideological point of view; or projects that advocate a particular program of social action. Applications may address the holdings or activities of a single institution or may involve collaboration. In all cases, projects should be designed to facilitate sharing, exchange, and interoperability of humanities information and products.
EligibilityFaculty members teaching full-time at colleges and 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.
Pre-Proposal Required DocumentationLimited Submission Form - NEH 09.doc
# of Nominees Allowed2
Nominee(s) Selected to AdvanceEllen R Clark
Jeanne C Reesman
Posting Date06/18/2009