Deadline: October 15 (postmark)
Submission Method: Mail or electronic (via email)
Recent Chicago Fellows: Judith Brooke Farquhar, Anthropology (07/08); Elizabeth Helsinger, English & Art History (07/08); Jan E. Goldstein, History (06/07); William H. Sewell, History & Political Science (06/07); Kyeong-Hee Choi, East Asian Studies (05/06); Larry Zbikowski, Music (03/04); William C. Wimsatt, Philosophy (00/01)
Competition Level: 40 fellowships are awarded annually; the number of applications submitted is not available
Eligibility: In addition to scholars from all fields of the humanities, the Center accepts individuals from the natural and social sciences, the arts, the professions, and public life who are engaged in humanistic projects. Young and senior scholars may apply, but they must have a record of publication, and recent PhDs should be aware that the Center does not support the revision of a doctoral dissertation.
Fellows of the National Humanities Institute are in residence from September through May at Research Triangle Park of North Carolina, near Chapel Hill. The Institute invites scholars across all fields of the humanities working on material for publication in any area of study to apply. Stipends of up to $60,000 are awarded and travel expenses are provided.