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.
Summer Stipends 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.
Summer Stipends support continuous full-time work on a humanities project for a period of two consecutive months.
Summer Stipends support projects at any stage of development.
Summer Stipends are awarded to individual scholars. Organizations are not eligible to apply. Receipt Deadline October 1, 2015 for Projects Beginning May 2016
Full program announcement can be found here, http://www.neh.gov/grants/research/summer-stipends
Fall 2015 Application Deadlines - PI to Approvers: Monday, September 21, 2015
Approvers to OVPR: Thursday, September 24, 2015
Administered through the Office of the Vice President for Research, Grant-in-Aid Program (GIA) funds are awarded in the belief that the quality of faculty research or artistic endeavors is a major determinant of the overall vitality of the institution. Note that these funds are support independent research. In most cases grants are not meant to profice sole support for research activities, but instead to act as seed money for developing projects to the point of attracting more complete, external funding.
Full program announcement can be found here, http://www.research.umn.edu/advance/gia.html