How to Join the Road Scholars Cohort

Call for Speakers to Join the Road Scholars Program Cohort

The North Carolina Humanities Council invites scholars to submit applications and program proposals to join the cohort of the Council’s Road Scholar speaker’s bureau program. Since 1990 the Council has supported thousands of public humanities programs free of charge across our state.Our catalog of Road Scholars includes over 70 speakers whose lectures employ humanities disciplines to foster critical thinking and lifelong learning.

The Council has not yet announced the 2019 call for new scholars. Please click here to email the Program Coordinator, Melissa Giblin and have your name added to the wait list.

How to Apply:

  1. Review the Road Scholars program summary, catalog and New Scholar FAQs pages and the on the North Carolina Humanities Council website.
  2.  Watch this video Tutorial on how to apply using our online application system or download these instructions
  3. Complete and submit the "2019 Road Scholars Program (New Scholars/New Programs)" online application by the deadline.

Incomplete applications will not be reviewed. Submission of an application does not guarantee approval.

Decisions will be announced via our online application management system.