NEH Summer Stipend program submission deadline extended to July 31

Vanderbilt University may nominate two candidates for the National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Stipend program, and the submission deadline has been extended to July 31. The goal of the program is to support individuals pursuing advanced research that is of value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both. The program provides $6,000 for two consecutive months of full-time research and writing.

The required submission materials include:

  • Three-page narrative
  • One-page bibliography
  • Two-page resume

Full information about the stipend program can be found at the NEH website. The site lists specific submission requirements and evaluation criteria used in selecting recipients and provides examples of application narratives.

Faculty interested in submitting a proposal must apply by Monday, July 31, 2017, at

Any questions about this opportunity or the LSO process may be directed to