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Summer Fellowships

Call for Proposals

Applications for Summer 2020 are closed

The Dresher Center for the Humanities and the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences (CAHSS) invites applications for Dresher Center Summer Fellowships. Funding is intended to support and promote significant humanities research at UMBC. Proposals are welcome and will be considered from all full-time, tenured or tenure-track UMBC faculty pursuing humanities research in the College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences. Proposals will be reviewed by the Dresher Center Advisory Board.

Dresher Center Summer Fellows (individuals or groups) will receive $6,000 support for summer research and assistance in developing extramural funding applications, book proposals, and grant project applications. Funding may also be used for the completion of book manuscripts, major articles, or projects of a similar stature. Between one and three fellowships will be awarded.

Submit completed applications to dreshercenter@umbc.edu.

For more information contact:

Dr. Jessica Berman, Director
Dresher Center for the Humanities

Rachel Brubaker, Assistant Director
Dresher Center for the Humanities

 

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