July 03, 2013

Proposal Development and Submission: Items to Consider -- NCURA YouTube Tuesday.

In this week's installment of NCURA's YouTube Tuesday series Clarice Lloyd, Grants and Contracts Manager at Georgetown University, talks about items to consider while working on and submitting your proposal. The video is just over three and a half minutes long and contains a lot of great information to think about.

Proposal Development and Submission: Items to Consider

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July 02, 2013

NEH Summer Stipend Deadline and Information

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) Summer Stipends support individuals pursuing advanced research that is of value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both. Research typically results in 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 months.

An outright award of $6,000 is provided for two consecutive months of full-time research and writing. In accordance with NEH guidelines, Ball State may nominate two faculty proposals.

Ball State internal application deadline is August 29, 2013.
Deadline for final submission to the NEH is September 26, 2013 for projects beginning May 2014.

Click here for full guidelines.

Materials to submit for the August 29 internal review:

• The Ball State NEH Summer Stipend Internal Application Coversheet
**This form is in lieu of ATTACHMENT 1: Supplemental Information for Individuals Form
• A single copy of the application, including:
  • 3-page (single-spaced) narrative
  • 2-page (single-spaced) resumé
  • 1-page (single-spaced) bibliography
  • 1-page appendix (graphical materials or edition/translation sample, if applicable)
• You do not need to include reference letters at this time.
• You do not need to have processed a Ball State clearance sheet.
• Proposals will be submitted electronically through grants.gov.

Please submit your completed internal application to Augusta Wray by August 29, 2013.