Full-time teachers in public, charter, independent and religiously-affiliated schools, as well as home-schooling educators are eligible to apply. Other K-12 school personnel, including librarians, administrators, substitute teachers, and classroom professionals, are eligible to participate. Americans teaching abroad are eligible if the majority of the students they teach are American citizens.

Applicants must complete the NEH application cover sheet and provide all the information requested below to be considered eligible.

Please Note: An individual may apply to up to two NEH summer projects (NEH Landmarks Workshops, NEH Summer Seminars, or NEH Summer Institutes), but may participate in only one. Please note that eligibility criteria may differ among projects.