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CoLA Research Funding Available (Non-Travel)

Wednesday, November 6th, 2013

The Dean's Office has limited funds to exclusively support graduate student research or creative activity that will lead to completion of degree requirements. Please review the “Call for Applications” that accompanies this application for specific qualifications and requirements. Specific travel assistance (airfare, etc) is available through the Dean’s Research Travel ...

Nominate your Graduate Advisor by Jan 27

Monday, October 28th, 2013

Outstanding Academic Adviser nominations are being accepted for undergraduate and graduate faculty adviser and professional adviser. Nominations are due by Jan. 27, 2014. Nominate here.

2014 Ford Foundation Fellowships Programs for Achieving Excellence in College and University Teaching.

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013

Application Deadline Dates: Predoctoral: November 20, 2013 Dissertation: November 15, 2013 Postdoctoral: November 15, 2013 This is a highly prestigious fellowship awarded to PhD students at various levels who envision a career of research and/or University/College teaching. If interested, you must notify your PhD advisor immediately. Due to the amount of preparation, ...

Hispanic Scholarship Fund – Two Awards for Graduate Students

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013

Deadlines Dec 15, 2013 - General Jan 20, 2014 - Wells Fargo You can apply for two awards intended for Graduate Students: General College and the Wells Fargo. There is a common application for both. This is not a prestigious award so the application process is less involved (i.e. easier). ...

Jack Cooke Kent – Dissertation Fellowship Information

Tuesday, October 15th, 2013

Application Deadline - February 4, 2014 (Proposal must be defended by this date) "The Cooke Dissertation Fellowship for advanced doctoral students who are completing dissertations that further the understanding of the educational pathways and experiences of exceptionally promising students who have financial need. Dissertation fellowships are intended to support the doctoral ...

“On the Art of Writing Proposals: Some Candid Suggestions for Applicants to Social Science Research Council Competitions”

Monday, August 19th, 2013

This guide, written by two social scientists, concentrates specifically on suggestions to effectively writing a Liberal Arts proposal for highly competitive research / funding competitions. ArtofWritingProposalsForSocialScience