Category Archives: Award

Jump-start DH grants via “Resilient Networks” (apply by Friday October 14)


Digital humanists participating in a library workshop [image originally posted here].

As previously announced on this blog, GW has been awarded a substantial Andrew W. Mellon grant to support “Resilient Networks to Support Inclusive Digital Humanities.” Competitive jump-start grants of $5000 are now being offered to member-institution faculty pursuing digital humanities projects!

Read more about the scale and scope of the Mellon grant here. If you wish to apply for one of these jump-start grants, visit the official link and online application at the GW Libraries site.

GW Libraries receives major grant to aggregate tweets

Social Feed Manager - GW Libraries Grant News

[image via GW Today, October 1, 2014]

Great news! GW Libraries has just received a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC) to use a social feed manager to aggregate and analyze Twitter data. An application developed by Daniel Chudnov, Director of Scholarly Technology at Gelman Library, will aid GW librarians and researchers to collect and store millions of tweets per day.

Read more about this grant and Social Feed Manager at this article that just appeared at GW Today.