Successful applicants receive a $2,000 professional expense budget and substantial technical assistance from the Create and Innovate Department in King Library. The CID staff helps fellows develop and launch their projects over the course of a year. The nature of support is based on specific project needs.
Applicants must be full-time permanent faculty members.
Fellowship research funds may be used flexibly for any professional expenses related to the project. Applicants are strongly encouraged to consider using these funds to employ undergraduate or graduate student apprentices on the project. The Humanities Center can assist in the hiring and compensation of such workers through its existing Apprenticeship Program.
Applications should consist of a 1-2 page description of the proposed project indicating:
Applicants are encouraged to schedule a brief consultation with the Create and Innovate Department prior to application to discuss feasibility, timeline, and other matters related to implementation. Any relevant advice or guidance from this session can be included in the application statement. Winners will be encouraged to share completed projects on the Miami University Libraries’ Scholarly Commons.
The deadline for 2021-2022 applications is April 22, 2022. Please direct questions about the application process to the director of the Humanities Center. Submit applications to firstname.lastname@example.org.