The Center for Humanities invites all full-time faculty members (including non-tenure-track and  tenure-line faculty) at Virginia Tech to submit a proposal for a Virginia Tech Center for Humanities summer grant ($4,000) for summer 2021. The deadline for proposals for a Center for Humanities summer grant is February 15, 2021.

All faculty members are welcome to apply, regardless of rank, classification, or tenure/non-tenure line status. The  center is accepting applications from all departments and all colleges at Virginia Tech. Competitive proposals will identify a humanistic, human-centered topic of research to be supported by the grant.  

All interested faculty should submit a proposal by clicking here or by pasting the following URL into a browser:

Proposals must contain the following:

  • Project narrative (maximum of three single-spaced pages) 
  • Bibliography (one-page maximum)
  • CV (two-page maximum)
  • Appendix (optional, two-page maximum) for translations, scholarly editions, and digital projects

Email with any questions.

Submitted by Tom Ewing, Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Studies, on behalf of the Center for Humanities