NEH/AHRC New Directions for Digital Scholarship in Cultural Institutions

Sponsor Deadline: 

Jul 8, 2021


National Endowment for the Humanities, Arts and Humanities Research Council AHRC of the United Kingdom

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NEH/AHRC New Directions for Digital Scholarship in Cultural Institutions - program is a joint initiative between the U.S. National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Office of Digital Humanities and the U.K. Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).
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deadline is July 8, 2021.

The overarching goal of the program is to advance digital scholarship in cultural institutions such as museums, libraries, galleries, and archives. This program funds teams in the U.S. and U.K. working collaboratively to deliver transformational impact on digital methods and digital research in cultural institutions. Applications must be submitted by teams, composed of at least one organization from the U.S. and one from the U.K., in which each country is represented by at least one cultural institution. An eligible U.S. organization must submit the application with a U.S.-specific budget under this notice. The lead U.K. organization must submit the same application with a U.K.-specific budget to AHRC


Humanities includes, but is not limited to, the study of: language, both modern and classical; linguistics; literature; history; jurisprudence; philosophy; archaeology; comparative religion; ethics; the history, criticism and theory of the arts; those aspects of the social sciences which have humanistic content and employ humanistic methods; and the study and application of the humanities to the human environment with particular attention to reflecting our diverse heritage, traditions, and history and to the relevance of the humanities to the current conditions of national life.