September 28, 2007
The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) and the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) invite applications to the Digital Humanities Start-Up Grants program. This program is designed to encourage innovations in the digital humanities. The grants will go to projects ranging from research on new approaches in digital humanities to developing prototypes of new digital tools. There are two levels of funding: level I grants range from $5,000 to $25,000, while level II grants range from $25,001 to $50,000. Eligible applicants include nonprofit organizations, government agencies, and individuals affiliated with eligible institutions. Application deadlines are October 16, 2007 (for projects beginning March 2008) and April 2, 2008 (for projects beginning September 2008). See the Digital Humanities Start-Up Grants page for more information and instructions on how to apply.