Call for Applications: Mapping the Early Modern World Summer Institute, Newberry Library

March 1, 2022


Applicants must be United States citizens or residents. 


Each participant receives a stipend of $3,450. 


The Newberry Library is pleased to announce Mapping the Early Modern World, a four-week summer institute for higher education faculty from July 18 through August 12, 2022. The institute’s 25 participants will pursue a program of seminars, workshops, discussion, and research exploring interdisciplinary approaches to the study of maps in connection with the global intellectual, cultural, and geographical transformations of the world between 1400 and 1700. Each participant will pursue a research project utilizing the Newberry’s renowned collections of early modern maps and other humanities resources.


Please visit the posting webpage for complete application requirements. Please contact Madeline Crispell at [email protected] with any questions.