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Upcoming Opportunities

Humanities Initiatives at Community Colleges

Funding Agency: National Endowment for the Humanities
Grant Period:  Up to Three Years
Amount of Award: Up to $100,000
Submission Deadline: Estimated October 2016
Purpose of the Grant Program: Humanities Initiatives at Community Colleges support community colleges’ commitment to educating students on a variety of educational and career paths. The program funds curricular and faculty development projects that help strengthen humanities programs and/or incorporate humanistic approaches in fields outside the humanities.

TRIO Talent Search

Funding Agency: U.S Department of Education
Grant Period:  Up to 60 months
Amount of Award: $230,000-$236,900                                                                                             Submission Deadline: Estimated January/February 2016
Purpose of the Grant Program: The Talent Search program identifies and assists individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds who have the potential to succeed in higher education. The program provides academic, career, and financial counseling to its participants and encourages them to graduate from high school and continue on to and complete their postsecondary education. The goal of Talent Search is to increase the number of youth from disadvantaged backgrounds who complete high school and enroll in and complete their postsecondary education.

TRIO Educational Opportunity Centers Program

Funding Agency: U.S Department of Education
Grant Period: up to 60 months
Amount of Award: $230,000
Submission Deadline: Estimated February/March 2016
Purpose of the Grant Program: The Educational Opportunity Centers program provides counseling and information on college admissions to qualified adults who want to enter or continue a program of postsecondary education. The program also provides services to improve the financial and economic literacy of participants. The goal of the EOC program is to increase the number of adult participants who enroll in postsecondary education institutions.

 

Collaborative Research Grants

Funding Agency: National Endowment For The Humanities
Grant Period: up to 60 months
Amount of Award: $25,000 – $100,000
Submission Deadline: December 9, 2015

Purpose of the Grant Program: Collaborative Research Grants support interpretive humanities research undertaken by two or more collaborating scholars, for full-time or part-time activities for periods of one to three years. Support is available for various combinations of scholars, consultants, and research assistants; project-related travel; field work; applications of information technology; and technical support and services. All grantees are expected to disseminate the results of their work to the appropriate scholarly and public audiences