SPECIAL EVENT: Humanities Grant Writing Workshop
Nov.: The College of Arts & Sciences Dean's office sponsored a Humanities Workshop focused on grant writing in the Humanities. The panel included faculty from Departments of Anthropology, Public Adminisration, Social Work, World Languages and Literatures and Chemistry. Dr. Keri Brondo coordinated the event. The panelists were asked to share their experiences seeking and securing external funding. Participants were able to submit questions ahead of time and also at the end of the session.
- Paul Simone, Chemistry (Assoc Prof)
- Diana Ruggiero, World Languages and Literature (Assoc Prof)
- Wesley James, Sociology (Prof)
- Michael Perez, Anthropology (Asst Prof)
- Gregory Washington, Social Work (Prof)
- Elizabeth Gillespie, Public Admin (Asst)
Several attendees commented they felt inspired and supported by the variety of panelists, pre-award coordinators, and Division of Sponsored Research!
Attached PowerPoint that Dr. Ruggiero mentioned from the Women’s Writing Network (presented
by Mary Earheart and Janet Weins).
A link to a database of funding opportunities complied by Mikhelle Taylor: CAS College Wide Opportunities.xlsx It should work for anyone with a memphis.edu address.
Dr. Simone’s tips for grant writing success.
Grant-writing tips PowerPoint from Dr. Gillespie.
I’m compiling the ideas you shared for future sessions. If you have more, send along. We plan to keep this conversation going, so stay tuned!