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Grants, Fellowships & Research Funding

This site is designed to help CLA faculty obtain funding for research and scholarship and develop effective proposals. Grants consultants are available to assist faculty in identifying prospective internal and external grant opportunities, develop proposals, and submit applications. If you would like assistance, contact a grant consultant.

Grant Opportunity- CIC/ACM collaboration in language instruction or digital humanities

Pre-Prosal Deadline: June 30, 2015

The Enhancing the Midwest Knowledge Ecosystem (EMKE) program has put out a call for pre-proposals from faculty interested in designing and piloting ways for liberal arts colleges and research universities to collaborated in the areas of digital humanities and shared languages. Selected Pre-Proposlas will be invited to compete for funds up to $42,450 tha will be awarded in October 2015. Priority is given to proposals that:

  • Create infrastructure In digital Humanities (DH) for collaborative, cross-­‐sector professional development, building faculty capacity to jointly develop locally-­‐initiated and centered digital humanities projects; or
  • Demonstrate Collaborative partnerships and initiatives that create new models for teaching and learning across the ACM and CIC Consortia that enhance opportunities for students to reach more advanced levels of language proficiency through shared languages (SL); and
  • Disseminate the models for collaboration and sharing that are developed so that they can be replicated by other institutions in the two consortia as well as in other sets of institutions nationwide.

The Pre-Proposal due date is June 30, 2015


NIH Fellowhip Opportunities

Fellowships support individuals pursuing advanced research that is of value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both. Recipients usually produce articles, monographs, books, digital materials, archaeological site reports, translations, editions, or other scholarly resources in the humanities. Projects may be at any stage of development... more information here:

Deadline: April 30, 2015


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