• Journals_40

      The journals of ACLS member societies are a resource for high-quality, peer-reviewed scholarship in the humanities. Read more.

    • Oral History Association

      ACLS welcomes the Oral History Association as its seventy-second member society. Read more.

    • Philadelphia

      The 2014 ACLS Annual Meeting was held in Philadelphia on May 8-10. Read more.


    American Schools of Oriental Research Launches Syrian Heritage Initiative with State Department

    The initiative will document comprehensively the current condition of cultural heritage sites in Syria and assess future restoration, preservation, and protection needs. Read more.

    2014-15 ACLS Fellowship Competitions Now Open

    ACLS’s diverse program offerings support humanities scholars at all stages of the academic career. Read more.

    ACLS Awards $15 Million to Nearly 300 Scholars in 2014

    Awards were made across a dozen programs to scholars working in the humanities and humanistic social sciences. Read more.

    American Antiquarian Society Awarded National Humanities Medal

    The AAS, a founding member of ACLS, is honored "for safeguarding the American story." Read more.

    ACLS Increases Award Amounts for 2014-15 Central Fellowship Competition

    The program will add five new fellowships for associate professors and raise the maximum stipend level to $70,000. Read more.

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