External Funding Deadlines

Major external grant deadlines are listed below. A separate list of fellowship deadlines is provided here. Please see the specific agency website as some deadlines and guidelines are updated during the year. A number of grants fund digital humanities projects. Faculty with an interest in digital humanities are encouraged to contact Emily McGinn (mcginn@uga.edu), the Digital Humanities Lab coordinator.

The Willson Center offers support in proposal review and guidance. If you have a specific project or idea you would like to discuss, please contact Dr. Lloyd Winstead (winstead@uga.edu), Senior Associate Director, in the Willson Center. Please see the suggested timelines for proposal review.

External Funding Deadlines for 2020-2021

August 6

  • NEH: Summer Stipends (Internal limited submission deadline)
  • NEA: Our Town (limited submission)

September 15

  • NEH: Documenting Endangered Languages

September 16

  • NEH: Humanities Connections

September 30

October 1

October 8

  • NHC: National Humanities Center Fellowships

October 31

December 1

December 2

  • NEH: Collaborative Research Grants
  • NEH: Scholarly Editions and Translations


  • ACLS: Digital Extension Grants

January 15

  • NEH: Digital Humanities Advancement Grants

December 16

  • NEH: Public Scholar Program

March 2

  • NEH: Institutes for Advanced Topics in Digital Humanities

April 14

  • NEH: Fellowships

April 28

  • NEH: NEH-Mellon Fellowships for Digital Publication

May 18

  • NEH: Research and Development

June 9

  • NEH: Digital Projects for the Public

July 15

  • NEH: Humanities Collections and Reference Resources

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