Application Process for Summer 2018

The Virtual and Augmented Reality Digital Humanities Institute (V/AR-DHI) is a two-week summer institute at Duke University for up to 12 participants to take place from July 23-August 3, 2018. Our target audience is academic researchers in humanistic disciplines who have begun to work in the area, though technologists working in the field are also welcome to apply. Thanks to the generosity of the National Endowment for the Humanities, substantial grants will be available to support local housing and travel costs for the selected participants.

To apply visit, click on “Create New User” (or log in if you already have an account). Proposals must be submitted under the Principal Investigator’s name. 

Enter Access Code ‘FHI’ then select the “V/AR-DHI Summer institute 2018” opportunity and follow the instructions. You can find the list of questions you’ll be asked to complete for the application here.

A step-by-step user’s guide for applying via  the MyResearch Proposal software is available.  Please review this document.  For any questions concerning MyResearchProposal passwords or system issues, please contact Anita Grissom or Kara McKelvey at

For any questions about the Institute itself, please contact the organizers at

Application Deadline: 11:59 pm,  February 5, 2018.

Notifications: mid-March, 2018.