Announcement of NEH Institute: "David Hume in the 21st Century"

NEH is offering an Institute for Higher Education Faculty, "David Hume in the 21st Century: Perpetuating the Enlightenment" from July 11th to August 5th, 2022 at Portland State University in Portland, Oregon. The application deadline is March 1.


The Institute (postponed from 2020) will cover both historical and contemporary themes related to Hume's thought and will feature a rotating faculty of twelve Hume experts. A stipend of $3,450 will help to defray the cost of travelling to and participating in the 4-week Institute (stipends are taxable income). At least five of the Institute's thirty spaces are reserved for non-tenured/non-tenure-track faculty. Three Institute spaces may be reserved for advanced graduate students. The preference is for a varied representation of backgrounds, stages of career, perspectives, and disciplines among the Institute's Funded Summer Scholars.


Details on how to apply are posted on the Institute webpage. Applications open January 1, 2022. PSU requires proof of COVID vaccination prior to attendance. https://nehinstitutehume21.wm.edu/