Humanities Grant Writing Resources


The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) is an independant federal agency that supports research, education, preservation, and public programs in the humanities across the nation. The following tools will help you find and applying to opportunities appropriate to your work.


Proposal Templates & Checklists

The buttons below will take you to a page with a checklist and templates based on the NEH guidance for each component of a particular grant mechanism. Use the templates to begin writing each element, and use the checklist to keep track of timing and what parties at UO are responsible for various pieces of an application.


Resources & Services

Specialized Proposal Prep Resources
Internal UO resources available to help improve grant proposals
Finding Funding Opportunities
Use these resources to find funding opportunities for your research and creative projects

Guides & Videos

This collection of articles, videos and documents provide a wealth of guidance for designing, writing and submitting an application for funding from humanities funders.

ACLS Specific
General Tips
NEH Specific

SPECIAL FEATURE: NEH Strategies for Success for Faculty in Oregon Higher Education 2022 (presented by NEH program officers) and PDF of PowerPoint