Category Archives: Funding & Opportunities

Opportunity: Artstor Digital Humanities Award

By The Editors | September 11, 2014

As a non-profit institution working to derive shared solutions to challenges of the digital world, Artstor believes that the Digital Humanities Awards will recognize and help support innovative and intellectually stimulating projects in the field — and give digital scholars the chance to create and maintain those projects using Shared Shelf. Read Full Post Here.

Opportunity: Stanford Humanities Center Fellowship

By The Editors | September 9, 2014

The Stanford Humanities Center provides a collegial environment for faculty who are undertaking innovative projects in the humanities and humanistic social sciences. Fellows participate in the intellectual life of the Humanities Center and the broader Stanford community, sharing ideas and work in progress with a diverse cohort of scholars and benefiting from a wide variety […]

Volunteer Opportunity: PeerLibrary: Join the PeerLibrary Team

By quoththepythoness | September 2, 2014

PeerLibrary is a rapidly expanding open source project that seeks to provide a collaborative layer of knowledge over academic publications by allowing users to share real-time highlights and annotations. We need your help to keep it growing. We are currently looking for programmers, designers, and community managers. These are volunteer positions*, and we are seeking […]

Opportunity: ACLS Digital Innovation Fellowships

By Zach Coble | August 21, 2014

The American Council of Learned Societies (ACLS) is accepting applications for Digital Innovation Fellowships. The program seeks to “provide [PhD holding] scholars the means to pursue intellectually significant projects…that help advance digital humanistic scholarship by broadening understanding of its nature and exemplifying the robust infrastructure necessary for creating such works.” Fellows should plan to complete their […]

Opportunity: British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship Competition 2014-2015

By The Editors | August 19, 2014

This year, the Humanities Division invites Expressions of Interest for the British Academy Postdoctoral Fellowship competition for the next application round (2014-2015). The BA PDF scheme is an annual competition and open to postdoctoral students who are working within the Arts and Humanities or Social Sciences and can demonstrate a strong prior association with the […]

Opportunity: Open Call for Internship Applications, MediaLab at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

By the Editors | August 14, 2014

The MediaLab at the Metropolitan Museum of Art is a small team dedicated to exploring the intersections of art, technology, and the museum experience. We do this by partnering with talented students and professionals to develop prototypes and artistic provocations that fuel conversation and new ideas. We are currently accepting internship applications for the Fall […]

Funding: Funded PhD, spatial technology and NE Archaeology, FH Mainz

By the Editors | August 14, 2014

The position is funded by the DFG/ANR project TEXTE LSEM (2014 – 2017) investigating the application of Semantic Web and related technologies to support archaeological and philological research in reconstructing the historic geography of Mesopotamia in the 2nd mill. BC. Full details: http://bit.ly/textelsem

CF Participation: The Art of Handwriting

By the Editors | July 22, 2014

Please help us transcribe these letters in the Smithsonian’s Archives of American Art. Your transcriptions will be featured in an forthcoming publication, “The Art of Handwriting.” In our age of e-mails, texts and tweets, when handwritten letters have ceased to be a primary mode of person-to-person communication, this book will explore what we can learn […]