UI contacts for grant seekers in the Arts & Humanities
- Ann Ricketts, Assistant Vice President for Research, provides grant development support for the Arts & Humanities. She is the primary point of contact for the OVPR Arts and Humanities Initiative (AHI) and book subvention requests.
- Mary Blackwood and Tracy Titus, Sponsored Research Specialistss in the Division of Sponsored Programs, are the primary points of contact for NEH, NEA, and private foundations.
- Oliva Smith, Research Support Specialist, helps faculty find funding sources for their research and scholarship. She provides training on how to search the funding databases and can help set up daily SPIN email alerts. She will also search for funding for your project for you if you send her a paragraph describing your project.
- Ann Knudson, Grant Administrator, International Programs and the Arts and Humanities, provides grant development services to faculty engaged in international projects and to those working within the arts and humanities. Support provided to faculty includes: (1) assistance identifying appropriate external funding opportunities for faculty research and projects; (2) assistance in preparing grant proposals and budgets to external funding agencies; and (3) assistance in internal submission processes through the Division of Sponsored Programs.
Internal Funding for the Arts & Humanities
External Funding for the Arts & Humanities
Upcoming deadlines (UI Grant Bulletin)
Private funding sources (A-Z index)
Internal Funding Initiatives (IFI) and AHI sample narratives
HawkID/password are required to view these documents. Once logged in, click on the folder named Sample proposals - Internal Funding Initiatives to view the samples.
Graduate student fellowship proposals
HawkID/password are required to view these documents. Once logged in, click on the folder named Graduate Student Proposals to view the samples from a variety of sponsors.
Articles for grant seekers in the Arts & Humanities
Writing Effective Grant Proposals for Individual Fellowships in the Humanities and Social Sciences, Susan Stanford Friedman, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Writing Proposals for ACLS Fellowship Competitions, Christina M. Gillis, ACLS
How to Get a Grant from NEH: A public service message, Meredith Hindley, NEH
Grant proposals (or Give me the money!) - The Writing Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
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