Alison Isenberg, Princeton Mellon Initiative co-director, awarded NEH grant

Thursday, Dec 17, 2020

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) announced $32.8 million in grants to support 213 humanities projects in 44 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico. Alison Isenberg, Professor of History and co-director of the Princeton Mellon Initiative, was awarded a fellowship in support of her project "Uprisings: The Impact of Martin Luther King Jr.’s Assassination and the Case of Trenton, New Jersey." Professor Isenberg will continue her research and writing leading to a book on unrest in Trenton, New Jersey, in the aftermath of the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

For more information on the NEH grants, click here.