30 Apr 2022 23:00

Venice Summer School in Digital and Public Humanities


We are now happy to announce the Venice Summer School in Digital and Public Humanities to take place from 11-15 July 2022 which will be held in Venice.

The VeDPH Summer School aims at providing advanced and in-depth training to students and scholars in theories, technologies and methods applied to historical monuments, artifacts and texts in the interdisciplinary field of Digital and Public Humanities, focussing on cultural, archaeological, historical, literary, and artistic materials from Venetian sites and cultural heritage institutions. The school will give to the participants the opportunity to engage in debates about digital cultural heritage and public humanities while enhancing their competences and skills of digitising materials and sources and for modelling, analysing and visualising multimedia humanities data.

The VeDPH Summer School will take place at various locations across the historical city of Venice and its surroundings. Each day will be dedicated to a specific academic field. Teaching formats will include lectures, hands-on workshops, guided tours and experimental performances. Units will be delivered by local and international experts. All classes will be taught in English.


Everyone interested in Digital and Public Humanities can apply (Essential Criteria University MA or equivalent)
Availability of places 25 participants maximum.

Participation fees
The Summer School is free of charge.
Accommodation (five days) in Venice will be covered for those participants considered “off-site”: those who have the place of residence over 80km from the Department of Humanities or if it takes over 80 minutes to reach the Department of Humanities. Half board (lunch) in Venice will be provided to all participants.

Requirements, Application and Admission
Last date to apply APRIL 30, 2022 (11.55 PM CET).
The application must be submitted via GOOGLE FORM “ADMISSION APPLICATION FORM – VeSSDPH 2022” (see below)

The following documents must be attached to the application:
- Application Form
- Motivation letter
- CV, including qualifications, experiences, skills and knowledge in the field
- Copy of valid ID or passport

Deadline for application: 30.04.2022 (11.55 PM CET)
Admission and scholarship final rankings Information for registration: 15.05.2022
Deadline for Acceptance and Registration: 31.05.2022

Selection and Ranking Criteria, total score 50.
1) Motivation letter (max. 500 words), max 25;
2) CV, including qualifications, experiences, skills and knowledge in the field (max. 600 words), max 25.

Submission date will be taken into consideration in the case of candidates with equal ranking.

Call for application
Application form

For further information visit vedph educational webpageor write to


The event will be held in English

Organized by

VeDPH, Dipartimento di Studi Umanistici


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