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Macksey Symposium, April 9-10!

We’re so excited to welcome over 400 undergraduate researchers from 150 universities globally to the 2022 Richard Macksey National Undergraduate Humanities Research Symposium! The virtual symposium incorporates the humanistic and creative undertakings of hundreds of students and their mentors and is a showcase to the breadth and depth of humanities and social science scholarship as […]

Humanities Collaboratory Applications Extended! Deadline March 18.

Applications for the 2022 Hopkins Humanities Collaboratory have been extended to Friday, March 18th! If you are interested in the humanities and currently enrolled in a community college, apply for one of the largest humanities undergraduate research programs nationally.

2022 Macksey Symposium Deadline Extended!

Applications for the 2022 Macksey Symposium, held virtually from April 8-10, are still open! Apply by March 11th.

Deadline Extended! URSCA Awards

You still have time to submit your undergraduate research, scholarly, or creative project proposal! The deadline is now February 25, 2022.

KSAS URSCA Postdoctoral Fellowship Accepting Applications!

Graduating Hopkins PhDs (defending by June 30, 2022) pursuing humanistic research are invited to apply for the KSAS URSCA & Humanities Collaboratory Postdoctoral Fellowship. This one-year fellowship, renewable for another year, is part of the Society of Fellows in the Humanities initiative at Hopkins. Deadline: March 1, 2022.

App Open! $32,000 Award for Graduating Seniors to Travel and Conduct Research

App Open! $32,000 Award for Graduating Seniors to Travel and Conduct Research

The prestigious Meg Walsh Award provides $32,000 of funding for one graduating senior undertake an independent project of their own unique design involving international travel. Applications are open, deadline March 4.

URSCA Awards Now Open!

Applications for the 2022 URSCA undergraduate research awards are due February 15, 2022 at 5:00 pm eastern.

URSCA has moved!

URSCA has moved!

URSCA is excited to welcome you to our new on-campus location: Suite 350 in the Wyman Park Building (3100 Wyman Park Drive). Come stop in to say hi to Dean Natalie Strobach, Dr. Julie Lirot (now Assistant Director), and Dr. Caitlin Larracey (our new postdoctoral fellow).

Registration Now Open for Macksey Undergraduate Humanities Research Symposium

The Richard Macksey National Undergraduate Humanities Research Symposium is an annual symposium hosting students from across the nation interested in presenting their scholarship. It is the first conference of its kind: there has been no other national platform for undergraduates in the humanities to share their work. The inaugural conference will be held on April 3-4, 2020, at Johns Hopkins University.

Woodrow Wilson Fellow’s Film Now Streaming on NoBudge

For her final project in the Woodrow Wilson Fellowship, Gillian Waldo ’19 (film and media studies) directed, shot, and edited the film, “I Know What I Saw.” The film, which takes viewers on a¬†cross country journey through rodeos, deserts, and motels, is now streaming on NoBudge. NoBudge is a platform that spotlights short films and indie features.