In preparation for the NEH Summer Stipend competition, the Office of Research & Economic Development is hosting a grant workshop for individuals who are interested in applying.


When: Monday, May 18, 10:00am to 11:30am
Where: University Capitol Centre, Executive Board Room (2390)
Registration is requested.

A panel of successful grant recipients, many of whom have served on NEH review panels, will share their insights and answer questions.

  • Luis Martín-Estudillo, Spanish & Portuguese
  • Rebekah Kowal, Dance
  • Jen Sessions, History  
  • Steven Ungar, Cinema &Comparative Literature 

Afterward, participants may discuss project ideas with the panelists, along with:

  • Joe Kearney, Associate Dean for Research in CLAS
  • Teresa Mangum, Director of the Obermann Center
  • Katherine Tachau, Professor of History
  • Ann Ricketts, Assistant Vice President for Research
  • Ann Knudson, Grants Administrator, IP and CLAS
  • Mary Blackwood, Division of Sponsored Programs

NEH Summer Stipend application

The NEH Summer Stipend internal application is due by 5:00 p.m., on Wednesday, Sep. 2. The University can forward up to 2 applications, and the review committee offers feedback so that you can revise by the final submission date of Thursday, Oct. 1 (for projects beginning May 2016).