The graduate program is now accepting applications for small grants (up to $200) to offset expenses related to dissertation research or MA thesis research with a focus on rhetoric and composition.
Deadline: None. Proposals can be submitted at any time.
The graduate committee makes all funding decisions
Possible uses for these grants include the following:
travel to archives
purchase of relevant software or other materials directly related to the project
recording and/or transcription equipment
payment for research subjects/participants
Travel to a conference is NOT an eligible expense.
Application (submitted to the Director of Graduate Studies):
3-5 page project proposal, including a budget. Be sure to articulate how the money will be used and how that use will enhance the overall project.
Letter of endorsement from the faculty member directing the project.
Students who win this award must contact Lois Mullins (email@example.com) to find out about documentation of expenses and rules for reimbursement.
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