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NEH Summer Stipends Available

It is time once again to apply for the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) summer stipends for summer 2008. The dollar amount for summer 2008 is $6,000. The NEH application deadline is Oct. 2. To be nominated, a preliminary application must be made in the College of Arts and Sciences by Sept. 21.

The University may nominate up to two faculty for NEH summer stipends. Of these two nominations, one should be a junior faculty. After preparing the online application, it should be sent to Sonya Jones, College of Arts and Sciences, Dean’s Office, Box 870268. For access to the application, deadlines, eligibility rules and guidelines, check the NEH Web site at