Category Archives: Funding & Opportunities

Funding Opportunity: Center for Humanistic Inquiry (CHI) Fellows, Amherst College

By The Editors | March 26, 2015

From the posting: The Center for Humanistic Inquiry at Amherst College, in its inaugural year, seeks three one-year full-time CHI Fellows from varied disciplines to explore the theme of “Mattering Lives.”  Our theme resonates with urgent ongoing cultural and political conversations about the ways in which lives matter—that is, take on meaning and value—in differing ways.  It also […]

Opportunity: PressForward Partner Grants

By The Editors | March 19, 2015

PressForward is now accepting applications for partners to develop pilot publications using the PressForward plugin and methods. Pilot partners receive a grant to help cover startup costs and extensive PressForward support to develop (or relaunch) their own PressForward publications. PressForward publications use innovative methods to aggregate scholarship, research, white papers and informal conversations published on the open […]

Opportunity: The James A. Lindner Digital Archive Summer Fellowship

By The Editors | March 19, 2015

The HistoryMakers is pleased to announce The James A. Lindner Digital Archive Summer Fellowship, in honor of James A. Lindner, for his leadership role in the moving image archival profession, as well as his role in having the Library of Congress serve as the permanent repository for The HistoryMakers Collection. The James A. Lindner Digital Archive Summer Fellow should exhibit a […]

Opportunity: BL Labs Competition and Awards Roadshow 2015

By The Editors | March 19, 2015

The 2015 BL Labs Competition has been launched for the third time and again we want researchers to submit their ideas for projects that highlight the Library’s digital collections and winners work in residence with the Labs team to make their ideas real. Competition winners will showcase their work and Award winners will be announced […]

Opportunity: New Developments for the Praxis Network

By the Editors | February 19, 2015

The Praxis Network was developed as part of a 2012-2013 Scholarly Communication Institute focused on graduate education. Its goal is to share model programs that are engaged in methodological training and collaborative research in the humanities. Deeply invested in demystifying collaborative, iterative, and public work, Praxis Network programs prep students to have a broader view […]

Opportunity: ADHO Communications Fellow

By The Editors | February 19, 2015

The Alliance of Digital Humanities Organizations (ADHO) seeks applicants for its 2015-2016 Communications fellowship. Working on a small team, the fellow will write news releases, blog posts and announcements about ADHO, its constituent organizations, and the broader digital humanities community; monitor and update ADHO’s social media presence; maintain its web site; help to develop and […]

Opportunity: Call for Applications, Praxis Fellowship | Scholars’ Lab

By the Editors | February 12, 2015

From the announcement: Each year, the Scholars’ Lab Praxis Program provides six UVa graduate students with hands-on experience in digital humanities collaboration and project creation. Team members work to take a shared project from conception to design and development, and finally to publication, community engagement, and analysis. Praxis is a unique and well-known training program […]

Opportunity: Digital Manuscript Research

By the Editors | February 10, 2015

From the announcement: Virtual Manuscript Library of Switzerland is seeking two PhD students for its new international research project “Fragmentarium –laboratory for digital manuscript research.“ The successful candidates will have a degree in medieval history, auxiliary historical sciences, medieval Latin or medieval philosophy; will have experience in manuscriptresearch; will have a good command of Latin; […]

Opportunity: Postdoc in Sanskrit/Indian Studies and Digital Humanities

By the Editors | February 3, 2015

From the ad: The Department of Middle Eastern, South Asia, and African Studies at Columbia University is seeking to hire a Postdoctoral Research Scholar in Digital Humanities with a focus on Sanskrit for a one-year appointment beginning July 1, 2015. Candidates should have received a PhD in Indian Studies or related field in the last […]