Training and Workshops 2015-2016

The Grants & Contracts Office is pleased to announce the 2015-2016 workshops and trainings schedule. Workshop descriptions are listed below. Unless otherwise noted, all trainings and workshops will be hosted in LRC 109, unless otherwise noted. If you have any questions about the workshops or if you have a suggestion for a workshop or training you would be interested in attending, please contact Kristin Beck.  Please sign up for session by going to:



NEH Summer Stipend Session 

July 14, 10:00am - 11:00am

Learn more about applying for the National Endowment For the Humanities Summer Stipend.  Only two applications are permitted from each university, learn how to develop the best application for this highly competitive opportunity.  

  • Summer Stipends support individuals pursuing advanced research that is of value to humanities scholars, general audiences, or both.
  • Recipients usually produce articles, monographs, books digital materials, archaeological site reports, translations, editions, or other scholarly resources.
  • Summer stipends support continuous full-time work on a humanities project for a period of two consecutive months.
  • Summer stipends support projects at any stage of development.

For additional information from the NEH:


New Faculty Tech Talks

September 4, 2015  2:00pm - 4:00pm  Mead Auditorium

(The Mead Auditorium (room #2701) located in the West Science building which is part of the Seaborg Science Complex.)

New Faculty "Tech Talks" and Introduction to the Grants and Contracts Office Session It will cover a brief Introduction to the Grants and Contracts Office, but more importantly feature new faculty member's research and/or scholarly activity! 

Each new faculty member will have a few minutes and two PowerPoint slides to present and discuss their interests and/or scholarly activity.  This is to give colleagues a background into these new faces on campus.  There is also time for questions and discussion with the new faculty, as this is a great opportunity to connect research interests and activities across campus!  Beverages and snacks are also served.