The Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence (S-I-R) Program assists U.S. higher education institutions in expanding programs of academic exchange, by supporting non-U.S. scholars through grants for teaching at institutions that might not have a strong international component and/or serve minority audiences.

The 2018-2019 Proposal Deadline is October 16, 2017.

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NEH Summer Seminars and Institutes grants support professional development programs in the humanities for school teachers and for college and university faculty. Seminars and institutes may be as short as one week or as long as four weeks.  NEH Summer Seminars and Institutes:

  • provide models of excellent teaching;
  • provide models of excellent scholarship;
  • broaden and deepen understanding of the humanities;
  • focus on the study and teaching of significant topics, texts, and other sources;
  • contribute to the intellectual vitality of participants; and
  • build communities of inquiry.

The proposal deadline is March 1, 2018.  For additional information, go to:



Faculty Members interested in pursuing these or any other grant opportunity should call (570) 208-5847, or email

The Grants Office website is dedicated to faculty research and projects, and provides new funding opportunity announcements, forms, and links to helpful websites for use in preparing grant applications.  For additional information, go to: Members interested in pursuing any grant opportunity should contact:

Michelle Giovagnoli

Director of Institutional and Academic Grants

King's College

133 North River Street

Administration Building - Room 325B

Wilkes-Barre, PA 18711

(570) 208-5847