College of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences > About > Initiatives > HumanitiesX Collaborative > Get Involved > Fellowship Application
HumanitiesX fellows are supported for the academic year, so that they may co-design an interdisciplinary, project-based course in the humanities for delivery in the spring quarter. All HumanitiesX courses are listed as LSP 301: HumanitiesX: Topics in the Experiential Humanities and count for Experiential Learning (EL) credit. They are often also cross-listed with topics courses in faculty fellows' home units.
Interested faculty and community partners should review the
HumanitiesX model and consult with the initiative's faculty director,
Professor Lisa Dush, prior to submitting an application.
HumanitiesX applications are submitted by a team of three: two faculty members in DePaul's College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences and a community partner.
EligibilityFull-time faculty in the College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences are eligible to apply to be a Faculty Fellow. At least one of the two faculty on the team must hold a tenure-line appointment, and faculty will typically be from different academic units.
AwardFaculty Fellows receive a three-course reduction in the academic year (one course per academic quarter) and a summer stipend.
EligibilityOfficial representatives of a non-DePaul domestic or international non-profit or non-governmental organization are eligible to apply to be a Community Fellow. Applicants must be able and willing to commit to 10 months of collaborative work with their DePaul team, including the Collaborative's group sessions.
AwardCommunity Fellows' organizations receive a $17,600 pass-through grant.
Application timelines generally remain consistent from year to year. The timeline for applications for the most recent fellowship cohort (2023-24 Academic Year) was as follows:
Applicants for HumanitiesX should review the Application Guidelines, which provide details of all materials that must be submitted through the online application. The application process is the same from year to year, though the shared annual theme changes.
Download the 2023-24 Application Guidelines for easy offline review.
Contact us for more information regarding future application cycles.