NEH Grants

The NEH Summer stipend application is now available for internal review. VCU can nominate two candidates for this annual, highly competitive fellowship.  

Complete proposals should be submitted by email to Dr. Cristina Stanciu, Director of the Humanities Research Center, at, no later than September 1, 2022. Proposals will be reviewed by an internal panel and the top two candidates will be notified shortly after. At that time, constructive feedback will be provided by the review panel, so that those candidates can revise and submit their applications to NEH by Sept. 21, 2022. The two finalists will each receive a $1,500 award from the HRC once their proposal has been submitted through

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