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Opportunities for Humanities Funding Announced

March 31, 2011 – The application period is open for several humanities grant opportunities from federal agencies. A partial list is provided below of grant guidelines opened in February and March. Applicants should refer directly to the agency websites to verify all information, including deadlines and available grants.

National Endowment for the Humanities

Preservation & Access
Preservation and Access Education and Training Grants – (due 6/30/11)
Preservation and Access Research and Development Grants – (due 5/19/11)

Digital Humanities
Digging into Data Challenge – (due 6/16/11)

Public Programs
Bridging Cultures Through Film – (due 6/29/11)
Small Grants to Libraries: King James Bible – (due 4/5/11)

Fellowships – (due 5/3/11)
Fellowships for Advanced Social Science Research on Japan – (due 5/3/11)
Awards to Faculty at Historically Black Colleges & Universities, Institutions with High Hispanic Enrollment, and Tribal Colleges & Universities – (due 4/14/11)

Challenge Grants
Challenge Grants – (due 5/4/11)

Institute of Museum & Library Services

Native Hawaiian Library Services – (due 5/16/11)
Native American Library Services Enhancement Grants – (due 5/2/11)

National Archives & Records Administration (National Historical Publications & Records Commission)

Publishing Historical Records – (due 7/7/11 and 10/6/11)

Department of Defense

Research and Studies for the Office of Net Assessment – (due 6/17/2013)

U.S. Department of Education
Office of Innovation and Improvement (OII)
Teaching American History Grant Program - (due 4/4/11)  
Presidential Academies for Teaching of American History and Civics - (due 4/25/11) 
Office of Postsecondary Education (OPE)
American Overseas Research Centers (AORC) Program - (due 4/5/11) D
Fund for the Improvement of Postsecondary Education (FIPSE)
Comprehensive Program - (due 5/23/11) 
Special Focus Competition: United States (U.S.)-Brazil Higher Education Consortia Program - (due 5/13/11) 
Special Focus Competition: Program for North American Mobility in Higher Education - (due 5/17/11) 
Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (OESE)
Striving Readers Comprehensive Literacy Grant Program - (due 5/9/11) 
National Science Foundation
Science, Technology, and Society - (due 8/1/11)

For a comprehensive listing of federal grants, see

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