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XQuery Summer Institute

Advancing XML-Based Scholarship from Representation to Discovery

Apply to the XQuery Summer Institute

Thank you for your interest in the XQuery Summer Institute! The XQuery Summer Institute is open to archivists, librarians, faculty members, advanced graduate students, and #alt-ac professionals in the humanities. Please note that applications are no longer being accepted for the XQuery Summer Institute.

Who Should Apply?

The selection of candidates will take place according to the following criteria:

What Are the Costs?

The Institute will be free of charge for accepted applicants. All participants will also receive a subvention toward the cost of their travel, lodging, and meals during the Institute thanks to a generous grant from the NEH. The Institute will be limited to twelve participants.

How to Apply

Applicants should write a 500-600 word statement articulating their research interests, level of experience with markup languages (including references to relevant XML datasets, if applicable) and what they hope to gain from the Institute. Please send the statement along with a C.V. as a single PDF to

Selection Committee


Applications are due by February 14, 2014. Applicants will be notified in early March 2014 about admission decisions.