Spring 2020: The Board will meet on the first Friday of each month in spring 2020, including Feb. 7, March 6, April 3, and May 1. Please submit funding requests one week in advance of any given meeting, to ensure consideration at that meeting. Spring deadlines fall on Jan. 31, Feb. 28, March 27, and April 24. Requests for pre-tenure sabbatical support must be submitted by Jan. 31 ahead of the first spring meeting. In general, requests for retroactive funding will not be considered, but faculty may inquire with the Director if extenuating circumstances arise.
-A strong preference is given to projects in which sending institutions also offer financial support and/or to grant projects that seek outside collaborative funding.
-Honorarium for participants are not allowed as part of this grant.
-Only projects in which the in-person presence of collaborator(s) is necessary and in which the product is a collaboratively authored or creative work are eligible for funding. Applications must clearly demonstrate the need for on-site collaborative work.
-A detailed and specific budget is required for the application to be considered, along with a list of all outside funding being sought or provided.
-The intention of this grant is to support mid- to late-stage projects, in regard to which substantive work is already completed.
-Clear demonstration of the published or public outcome of the project is required in the application and application must demonstrate the humanistic inquiry dimensions of this grant.
-Grant proposal must include:
-As with all other grants, the Center’s support must be acknowledged in published work and/or installment and, when possible, in announcements, presentations, and publicity materials connected to it.