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NIH Summer Seminar

The National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) has announced guidelines for the upcoming Summer Seminar funding opportunity. They will offer a webinar on May 20 and make available a recording on their website following the live event. The webinar will cover the application and nomination process and offer application-writing suggestions. Here are the details: Date: Wednesday, […]

COVID-19 Funding Opportunities – Non-Federal

The AXA Research Fund has issued an Exceptional Flash Call for Proposals surrounding the mitigation of risk in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. This opportunity is limited to one proposal per department and only for mid-career researchers between PhD + 6 years and PhD + 10 years maximum. For more information on this opportunity […]
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Recent Grants

Wesleyan University Press Receives Grant from the Literary Arts Emergency Fund

On Sept. 16, the Literary Arts Emergency Fund awarded Wesleyan University Press with a $25,000 grant to help with its financial losses due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Literary Arts Emergency Fund is administered by the Academy of American Poets, the Community of Literary Magazine and Presses, and the National Book Foundation. Wesleyan is among…

Shusterman Awarded $1.8M NSF Grant to Design and Test Preschool Math Games

Before children enter Kindergarten, they’re often interested in mathematical concepts like patterns, numbers, and logic. However, math remains under-supported in most preschool settings in the United States. As a recipient of a $1.8 million grant by the National Science Foundation, Associate Professor of Psychology Anna Shusterman hopes to address this educational need by providing preschool settings…
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