Jewish Studies Faculty Research and Travel Grants

The Jewish Studies program is pleased to offer additional funds to support faculty research and travel related to Jewish Studies. Grants are available for amounts up to $10,000 although typical grants will be in the $2000 to $5000 range. 

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  • November 18, 2019 for funds to be expended January 1, 2020-August 31, 2020 (spring-summer 2019)
  • March 16, 2020 for funds to be expended May 1, 2020 to December 31, 2020 (summer-fall 2020)

Jewish Studies Course Development Grants

The Jewish Studies program is pleased to offer course development funds for creating new courses or significantly revamping existing courses that may be taught as Jewish Studies courses.  Grants up to $15,000 are available and can be used for library research, travel, student assistance and any other expenses related to the development of new courses or major revamping of existing courses. In addition, the funds may be used for guest speakers or other co-curricular endeavors during the first offering of the new or revised course. Under limited circumstances, funds may be available to departments to replace teaching of the faculty member the first time the course is offered.

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Applications are due by March 16, 2020 at 5 p.m. EST