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Infrastructure and Capacity Building Challenge Grants 

The National Endowment for the Humanities is accepting applications for   Infrastructure and Capacity Building Challenge Grants to strengthen the institutional base of the humanities by enabling infrastructure development and capacity building. Stony Brook University may submit  ONE application to the NOFO per calendar year. 

Please see below for details.  If you are interested in applying to this program, you must submit the  internal competitions form by  Friday, March 19, 2021.  The competition code for this program is  LC202134

WHAT DOES IT FUND: The program funds two distinct types of projects, each with its own Notice of Funding Opportunity:

    • Capital Projects  supports the design, purchase, construction, restoration, or renovation of facilities for humanities activities. This includes the purchase and installation of related moveable and permanently affixed equipment for exhibiting, maintaining, monitoring, and protecting collections (whether on exhibit or in storage), and for critical building systems, such as electrical, heating ventilation and air conditioning, security, life safety, lighting, utilities, telecommunications, and energy management.  
    • Digital Infrastructure   supports the maintenance, modernization, and sustainability of existing digital scholarly projects and platforms.


AWARD: Up to $750,000 for up to 5 years

SPONSOR DEADLINE:   May 18, 2021