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Awards with April Deadlines
Humanities in the Community program Graduate Student

Application deadline: Monday, April 3, 2017

The Interdisciplinary Humanities Center and the Division of Humanities and Fine Arts announce a new summer funding opportunity in public humanities open to HFA M.F.A. students and Ph.D. students who have advanced to candidacy. The grant will provide summer funding to support projects that advance civic engagement through scholarly and creative work in the humanities and arts.  (more…)

Pre-doctoral Fellowships Graduate Student

Application Deadline: Monday, April 17, 2017

The Interdisciplinary Humanities Center offers pre-doctoral fellowships to support UCSB doctoral candidates and advanced MFA students whose research facilitates dialogue across the traditional disciplinary boundaries within the arts and humanities, and/or between the arts & humanities, sciences, and social sciences. (more…)

Release Time Awards Faculty

Application Deadline: Monday, April 17, 2017

Awards will be given to ladder rank faculty to release them from teaching one quarter to concentrate on research projects. Recipients must be in residence during the fellowship term; while the award releases the recipient from teaching responsibilities, it does not exempt him or her from service and advising responsibilities. Award recipients will be designated IHC Fellows and may be asked to deliver a public lecture or hold a seminar on a topic related to their research during their tenure as fellows. The award does not provide for release from summer teaching, nor does it provide a salary supplement. It will be calculated as a replacement cost of up to $5,000 for one course, and awarded funds must be expended within twelve months of the announcement of the award. Faculty may receive this award once every five years, and must not teach during the award quarter. (more…)

Collaborative Research Grants Faculty

Application Deadline: Monday, April 17, 2017

Awards will be made to support collaborative projects. Eligible projects include conferences at UCSB or in the Santa Barbara area; collaborative research or instructional projects by faculty in one or more departments/programs; and initiatives to bring visiting scholars and arts practitioners to campus for collaborative research or teaching (where appropriate such scholars may be appointed Visiting Fellows of the IHC).  Award amounts up to $3000. (more…)

Awards with May Deadlines
Research Fellowships Recent PHDs

Application Deadline: Monday, May 15, 2017

The IHC Research Fellowships are open to all recent UCSB Ph.D.s in the humanities and humanistic social sciences. (more…)

Research Focus Groups Additional Funding

Application Deadline: Monday, May 15, 2017

The Interdisciplinary Humanities Center supports on an annual basis Research Focus Groups that aim to bring together faculty and graduate students with shared research interests from different fields and departments or programs in order to foster the development of interdisciplinary research agendas in the humanities and fine arts. (more…)

Awards with August Deadlines
NEH Summer Stipends for 2017 Faculty

The Interdisciplinary Humanities Center is now accepting applications from UCSB faculty members for the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) 2017 Summer Stipend program. To be considered for a Summer Stipend, faculty members must submit all application materials by Wednesday, August 17, 2016. (more…)

Awards with September Deadlines
IHC Graduate Affiliates Program (GAP) Graduate Student

IHC Graduate Affiliates Program 2016-17: Community Matters

In conjunction with this year’s IHC public programming series Community Matters, the 2016-17 IHC Graduate Affiliates Program seeks four graduate students to participate in a pedagogical project in social justice.  Working with the IHC Director, Graduate Affiliates will design and offer a ten-week correspondence course in the humanities for inmates of North Kern State Prison (NKSP).  They will devote fall quarter to creating the curriculum for the course, which will consist of brief foundational readings in the humanities along with response worksheets for the participants.  In winter and spring, Graduate Affiliates will offer the course to inmates in NKSP, via mail correspondence. We anticipate that each Graduate Affiliate will work with two participants from NKSP throughout winter and spring quarter. (more…)

Awards with November Deadlines
Community-Engaged Participatory Pedagogy in the Arts Program Faculty

Application Deadline: Tuesday, November 15, 2016

The IHC invites proposals from UCSB faculty members for funding through its new Community-Engaged Participatory Pedagogy in the Arts Program.  Awards up to $4000 will be made for visual and performing art projects housed within undergraduate or graduate courses at UCSB that will take place in Winter, Spring or Fall of 2017, or Winter or Spring of 2018.  (more…)

Release Time Awards Faculty

Application Deadline: Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Awards will be given to ladder rank faculty to release them from teaching one quarter to concentrate on research projects. Recipients must be in residence during the fellowship term; while the award releases the recipient from teaching responsibilities, it does not exempt him or her from service and advising responsibilities. Award recipients will be designated IHC Fellows and may be asked to deliver a public lecture or hold a seminar on a topic related to their research during their tenure as fellows. The award does not provide for release from summer teaching, nor does it provide a salary supplement. It will be calculated as a replacement cost of up to $5,000 for one course, and awarded funds must be expended within twelve months of the announcement of the award. Faculty may receive this award once every five years, and must not teach during the award quarter. (more…)

Collaborative Research Grants Faculty

Application Deadline: Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Awards will be made to support collaborative projects. Eligible projects include conferences at UCSB or in the Santa Barbara area; collaborative research or instructional projects by faculty in one or more departments/programs; and initiatives to bring visiting scholars and arts practitioners to campus for collaborative research or teaching (where appropriate such scholars may be appointed Visiting Fellows of the IHC). Award amounts up to $3000. (more…)

Awards with January Deadlines
Graduate Collaborative Awards Graduate Student

Application Deadline: Tuesday, January 17, 2017
(For projects taking place in the next academic year)

The Interdisciplinary Humanities Center offers annual collaborative project awards (up to $1500) to encourage graduate student collaboration beyond the confines and conventions of particular departments and disciplines within the arts & humanities, and between the arts & humanities, social sciences, and sciences. Groups of graduate students from at least two UCSB departments and academic programs are eligible to apply. A faculty advisor is recommended but not required. Eligible projects include conferences, symposia, exhibitions, and performances. Projects that experiment with a combination of dissemination formats are encouraged. Besides making a significant contribution to current scholarship and research practices, proposed projects should seek to (more…)

Visual, Performing, and Media Arts Awards Faculty & Graduate Student

Application Deadline: Tuesday, January 17, 2017
(For projects taking place in the next academic year)

The Interdisciplinary Humanities Center offers annual awards (up to $1500) to support innovative creative projects in the visual, performing and media arts that engage with issues of interdisciplinary concern. The competition is open to UCSB faculty and graduate students. Both individual and collaborative projects are eligible. (more…)

   
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