Programs and Initiatives

Programs  and  Initiatives
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Certificate Programs

Certificates available to Princeton undergraduate and graduate students enrich their studies in Humanities subjects.

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Professorships and Fellowships

The Humanities Council supports the advancement of the humanities and related fields by sponsoring professorships and fellowships.

American novelist, editor, and Professor Emeritus Toni Morrison was a Belknap Visitor

Belknap Visitors

The program of Belknap Visitors was created to recognize distinguished individuals in the arts and letters.

American novelist, editor, and Professor Emeritus Toni Morrison was a Belknap Visitor
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Gauss Seminars in Criticism

The Gauss Seminars in Criticism were instituted in 1949 to provide a focus for discussion, study, and the exchange of ideas in the humanities.

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Lectures and Colloquia

The Humanities Council hosts and sponsors a range of public lectures to further scholarship across the Humanities disciplines. Below is a listing of our key programs.

Priorities and Initiatives

The Humanities Council supports groundbreaking initiatives that have the potential to change the way the humanities are conceived and taught.

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