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Workshop on NEH Division of Education Grants

Strategies for Success: Applying for Division of Education Programs Funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) is an independent federal agency and one of the largest funders of humanities programs in the United States. Within the NEH, the Division of Education Programs supports humanities education primarily aimed at program and curriculum development and through professional development opportunities. Want to learn more? Join NEH Program Officer Dr. Jason Harshman and faculty colleagues from around Oregon in a virtual workshop on February 16, 2024, from noon to 1:30 p.m. PT, which will conclude with a Q&A session. You’ll learn more about the variety of ways that NEH can support education projects at Lewis & Clark and strategies for preparing a successful application. Please register to obtain access information to the event, and let us know if you have questions or need additional information. We look forward to seeing you on February 16!

American Philosophical Society Grant Workshop

Strategies for Success: How to Win a Grant from the American Philosophical Society

The American Philosophical Society (APS) is the oldest learned society in the United States. The APS serves scholars, scientists, and professionals in a number of ways, including the support of research and discovery through grants and fellowships. Want to learn more? Director of Grants and Fellowships Linda Musumeci presented information about APS programs to faculty colleagues from around Oregon in a virtual workshop on October 20, 2023. If you’d like to learn more about the various APS research grant programs—such as the Franklin Research Grant Program and the Phillips Fund for Native American Research—and strategies for success, please reach out to SPARC to see the slides and a recording of the presentation.