The Multicampus Graduate Student Working Group Grant supports UC PhD students in the humanities and humanistic social sciences as they collaborate on innovative agendas in ways that contribute to the advancement of the specific working group topic and the humanities as a whole. Working groups may consist of 5 to 15 individuals (primarily UC humanities PhD students from at least two campuses, all of whom are in good academic standing) who will collaborate over one academic year to address a clearly-defined and timely issue or the early stages of research on an emergent topic in the humanities. Throughout the year, members must engage in regular, ongoing virtual communication and meet in person at least quarterly.
Eligible Applicants: UC humanities PhD students in good standing, in conjunction with a faculty member who has agreed in advance to serve in the role of Principal Investigator (PI)
Maximum Award: Up to $4,000 (up to 5 awards)
Application Deadline: Monday, March 9, 2020
Award Announced (Expected): May 2020
Funding Source: UCHRI/UCOP
Final awards for all of our grants are contingent upon available funding. Funding must be spent in accordance with all applicable UC rules and regulations.
Applications must be submitted online via Submittable by 11:59 PM (Pacific time) on the deadline date.
See UCHRI's website for full details.