National Endowment for the Humanities Announces Next Generation PhD Grant Recipients for 2016-17

NEH Logo MASTER_082010On August 9th, 2016, the National Endowment for the Humanities announced nearly $1.7 million in grants to 28 universities as part of its Next Generation PhDs program. The grants are aimed at fostering a culture change within universities by sponsoring career development programs, funding new courses, and hiring staff to advise PhDs on the non-academic job search.

While 25 institutions received “planning” grants, the University of Delaware, University of Chicago, and Duke University received “implementation” grants to proceed with initiatives already underway.

Learn more about how each institution plans to use the implementation grants: