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Limited Submission Funding Opportunity

National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Stipends for 2013

National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH)

PI Eligibility: Applicants with college or university affiliations must, be nominated by their institutions.
The Summer Stipends program accepts applications from researchers, teachers, and writers, whether they have an institutional affiliation or not.  Grant Award for two months:  $6,000. Any faculty member is eligible for nomination

Number of Invited Nominations for Texas A&M:  2
Faculty members teaching full-time at colleges or universities must be nominated by their institutions to apply for a Summer Stipend. Each college and university in the United States and its jurisdiction may nominate two faculty members.

Summer Stipends support individuals pursuing advanced research that is of value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both.

Recipients usually produce articles, monographs, books, digital materials, archaeological site reports, translations, editions, or other scholarly resources.

Summer Stipends support full-time continuous work on a humanities project for a period of two months.

Summer Stipends support projects at any stage of development.

Summer Stipends are awarded to individual scholars. Organizations are not eligible to apply.

Nominating Official: If applicable, provide the name, e-mail address, and affiliation for your nominating official. After the deadline, NEH will contact this person, requesting confirmation of your nomination status. Confirmation must be submitted online not later than October 17, 2012. In response to this submission, both the nominating official and the applicant will receive a confirmation via e-mail. NEH will declare ineligible all applicants who do not fit one of the exempt categories and do not have their nomination status confirmed.

June 4, 2012, 5:00 pm:  Deadline for an email of intent. If you are interested in being one of two nominations, include the names of the PI and co-PIs, title of internal proposal and a 1-3 sentence description of the project. 

Send email of intent to

June 11, 2012, 5:00 pm:  Deadline to submit an internal proposal.  All proposals submitted for the Limited Submissions must be submitted electronically using the on-line application system, which is available at:

Be prepared to upload your internal proposal, the sections will include a 1-3 page Research Plan Summary, Bio-sketch, and a budget.

This site is password protected. Texas A&M University tenure or tenure track faculty may use their neo password to access the system. To change your password go to:, click on "Forget your password?" and enter the email account you used to setup your account.  If you need to setup a new account go to:, click on "Need an eProposal Account," fill in the pertinent information and an account will be created for you.

If you have any questions, please contact or 979.845.1811.

June 18, 2012: The Internal Selection Committee will notify PIs of the result of the internal competition.

September 27, 2012:  NEH Deadline for the online application, by 11:59 pm Eastern Time.

Internal Selection Procedures:
Texas A&M University has established a procedure to identify limited submission opportunities and internally select proposals for Texas A&M submissions.