How to Apply

Applications are due by March 1, 2022. You will be notified about your application’s status on March 25, 2022. You will be required to either accept or decline any offer of acceptance by April 8, 2022

To apply, you will be asked some general informational questions. You will also be asked to upload a current cv and a 1-2 page essay answering the following questions:

  • Why are you interested in participating in this NEH Summer Institute for Teachers about liberty, slavery, equality, and the Constitution?
  • Explain how this two-week institute will support your professional growth.

To apply to this NEH Summer Institute, click here.


Once an applicant has accepted an offer to attend any NEH Summer Program (Seminar, Institute, or Landmark), they may not accept an additional offer or withdraw in order to accept a different offer.


For more information, contact H. Robert Baker,


EQUAL OPPORTUNITY STATEMENT: Endowment programs do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, or age. For further information, write to the Equal Opportunity Officer, National Endowment for the Humanities, 400 7th Street, SW, Washington,

DC 20024. TDD: 202-606-8282 (this is a special telephone device for the Deaf)