NEH/DFG Bilateral Digital Humanities Program


The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) in the United States and the German Research Foundation (Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft e.V., DFG) are working together to offer support for projects that contribute to developing and implementing digital infrastructures and services for humanities research. In order to encourage new approaches and develop innovative methods in any field of the humanities, these grants provide funding for up to three years in any of the following areas: Âż developing innovative methodsÂżas well as standards and best practicesÂżfor building and merging digital collections that are significant and of major current interest, for use in humanities research; Âż developing and implementing generic tools, methods, and techniques for accessing and processing digital resources relevant to humanities research; Âż creating new digital modes of scholarly communication and publishing that facilitate international cooperation and dissemination of humanities scholarship; and Âż developing models for effectively managing digital data generated in humanities research projects (for example, texts, audio files, photographs, 3D objects) and exemplifying those models in case studies.

General information about this opportunity
Last Known Status
Program Number
Federal Agency/Office
Office: National Endowment for the Humanities
Type(s) of Assistance Offered
What is the process for applying and being award this assistance?
Other Assistance Considerations
Formula and Matching Requirements
This program does not have cost sharing or matching requirements.
Who do I contact about this opportunity?
Headquarters Office
If you have questions about the program, contact the Office
of Digital Humanities staff at Applicants wishing to speak to a staff member by telephone should provide in the e-mail message a telephone number and a preferred time to call.
Website Address
E-mail Address
Financial Information
Range and Average of Financial Assistance
Awards range from $1.00 to $350,000.00


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