Research Focus Group Application Form

  • Basic Information

  • Conveners

  • Attachments

  • A detailed description of proposed activities (1-2 pages single-spaced), including: the research interests of the group; the names of the conveners of the group, as well as the names of faculty and graduate students who have agreed to participate in the group and/or strategies for identifying and recruiting members; the activities planned for the year, specifying themes, topics, and materials that are likely to be covered; names of outside speakers (if any) who will be or have been invited.
    PDF File Required
    Accepted file types: pdf.
  • A proposed budget for the year’s activities
    Accepted file types: pdf.
  • A report of activities in the current academic year with the following information: the number of meetings and sponsored activities; the titles of texts or papers read and discussed; the names and institutional affiliations of invited speakers, and a report of expenses for the year. This report should demonstrate that the RFG has devoted at least half of its meetings to research-related events such as works-in-progress presentations by local faculty and graduate students and discussions of new works in the field.
    PDF File Required.
    Accepted file types: pdf.
  • Confirmation Email