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Call for Applications: HWW’s Career Diversity Summer Workshop

Humanities Without Walls (HWW) seeks applications for the Career Diversity Summer Workshop. 

 

Career Diversity Summer Workshop: Call for Applications

Applications are due by November 1, 2022.

Humanities Without Walls (HWW) seeks applications for the Career Diversity Summer Workshop.

The HWW Career Diversity Summer Workshop is an intensive, student-centered career exploration program of values discernment and practical preparation for jobs in a variety of sectors, both beyond and within the academy. This year's workshop will be hosted by the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities from July 17 - 28, 2023. Students must be in residence in Minneapolis for the duration of the workshop and are expected to attend all workshop activities.

Why Apply?

Selected workshop fellows will be provided with accommodations in Minneapolis and a $4,000 stipend to support travel, meals, and incidentals during the workshop.

Application Procedures

Students must be nominated by their home institutions, and only one nomination may be submitted from each university. Letters of recommendation should be submitted separately to the applicant’s home institution contact by 11:59 p.m. CST on November 1, 2022. Announcement of awards will be made by late January of 2023.

Humanities center directors, graduate college deans, or equivalents should submit the application for their campus nominee by 11:59 p.m. CST on December 6, 2022. Applications should be submitted to HWW-info@illinois.edu.

Eligibility

HWW especially encourages students from backgrounds historically underrepresented in higher education to apply.

  • All applicants must be enrolled in a doctoral program in a humanities or humanistic social science discipline at a university within the United States. Applicants may be at any stage of their doctoral work, but they cannot have received the doctoral degree at the time of the workshop.
  • International students are eligible to apply but must confirm their registration and eligibility status at their home universities. HWW is not responsible for issuing visa paperwork or advising on taxation policies. Applicants are encouraged to work with their humanities center director for additional information.

Questions about the workshop? Contact HWW-info@illinois.edu.