To encourage the development of courses that engage in the digital humanities (DH), CoDHR is providing bursaries for faculty teaching graduate courses that include DH content.  Bursaries are from $300 to $500 and will be awarded during the Fall and Spring semesters.

Review the DH Certificate FAQs for the criteria necessary to include digital humanities content into a course.  Preference will be given to applicants who incorporate BigDIVA and/or the HVS (Humanities Visualization Space) into the course.

Fall 2019 Semester Application Deadline is March 31, 2019

Spring 2020 Semester Application Deadline is October 31, 2019

To apply complete and submit the Digital Humanities Course Application and include the following:

  • Course Title
  • Course Description (from Current Catalog)
  • Describe Digital Humanities Component
  • Digital Humanities Certificate Criteria (Does this course meet either standard for granting DH certificate credit. See FAQs.
  • Attach Course Syllabus (Draft syllabus may be submitted with application)

Bursary is limited to one (1) award for the same course taught by the same instructor within two (2) years.

DH Graduate Certificate Courses under Contingent Courses that require a syllabus are eligible for the bursary.  However, Approved Courses that do not require a syllabus are not eligible for the bursary.  Proposed course does not have to be on the certificate course list.

Please address all questions and applications to Nancy Sumpter (