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Spring 2019 Newcomb Grants For Faculty

Grant Cycles
The Newcomb Grant Review Committee will consider proposals submitted during these cycles:

  • Fall cycle – deadline to submit is 4 pm on October 15, 2018.
  • Spring cycle – deadline to submit is 4 pm on March 15, 2019.

Grants will be reviewed by the Grant Review Committee after the March deadline. If you need your grant request reviewed before then, please email to request out-of-cycle review.

Application Guidelines 

All Applicants, please note these guidelines:

  • You may submit a proposal for a particular project in only one category.
  • You may submit one research proposal per academic year. (If your research proposal is funded, you cannot submit another research proposal in the same academic year.  If your research proposal is not funded, you may re-submit that proposal or another proposal in the next cycle.)
  • You may submit one teaching proposal per cycle.
  • Faculty research grant funding will be prioritized according to the following categories:
    • Primary consideration will be given to projects that are focused in these areas:
      • Gender and sexuality studies
      • Intersectional political leadership
      • Women and development
      • Women in prison
      • Judicial diversity
      • Reproductive rights/health/justice
      • Sexual assault; gender-based violence
    • Secondary consideration will be given to projects that are not in the areas identified above but which focus on supporting NCI’s mission of promoting undergraduate student engagement
    • Tertiary consideration will be given to projects that do not meet the above criteria but which support faculty from under-represented groups
  • Applicant should incorporate each of these values into the project, and the proposal must clearly describe each:
    • Student involvement (highest priority)
    • Support of the Newcomb College Institute's mission
    • Community involvement (if applicable)

Application Materials:
To apply, fill out this application and attach the budget worksheet.



This form closed on March 18, 2019 1:00 PM CDT