Thursday, November 7, 2013

Two Funding opportunities through the UW-Madison School of Education

The Virginia Horne Henry Committee, A Fund for Women’s Physical Education and Movement, just opened the application period for two funding opportunities. Administered through the School of Education, the Fund is used to support an annual competition for activities related to women’s physical education and movement (open to UW-Madison students, faculty, and staff) and a yearly fellowship (open to graduate students). 

Learn more about these opportunities here:

Thursday, April 11, 2013

The James P. Danky Fellowship

In honor of James P. Danky's long service to print culture scholarship, the Center for the History of Print and Digital Culture, in conjunction with the Wisconsin Historical Society, is offering an annual short-term research fellowship.

The Danky Fellowship provides $1000 in funds for one individual planning a trip to carry out research using the collections of the Wisconsin Historical Society (please see details of the collections at Grant money may be used for travel to the WHS, costs of copying pertinent archival resources, and living expenses while pursuing research here. If in residence during the semester, the recipient will be expected to give a presentation as part of the colloquium series of the Center for the History of Print and Digital Culture.

For more information and to apply, please visit this page:

Tuesday, April 2, 2013

Public Humanities Fellows: Call for Applications

The Center for the Humanities just announced several Public Humanities Fellows for the 2013/2014 academic year. These positions are for dissertators within the Humanities. Current dissertators may apply for one of four possible placements: Madison Children’s Museum, The Madison Public Library, To the Best of our Knowledge (Wisconsin Public Radio), and UW-Madison Center for the Humanities, Great World Texts Program. Applications are due April 22. For more information, including how to apply, please visit the Center for the Humanities website.

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Proposal Writing Webinar - Free!

Learn the basics of grant proposal writing from the Foundation Center. Register for the free webinar here, which will be held on February 20, 2013, 2:00-3:00 CST. This webinar is designed to help develop proposal writing skills, focusing on the key components of submitting a proposal to a foundation.