Call for Presenters
2014 CEAH Research Summit
Thursday, October 23rd
Applications due: September 23rd
The Center for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities announces the first annual Arts and Humanities Research Summit at Iowa State University to be held Thursday October 23, 2014.
Iowa State faculty working in the arts and humanities disciplines are invited to present their creative and research-based scholarship in a collegial setting over a single morning culminating in a buffet lunch for attendees and participants.
This inaugural 2014 summit will be a half-day event comprised of two panel presentations and several "lightning round" sessions where each participant introduces their creative and research-based scholarship in timed four-minute segments. Proposals are invited for participation in the lightning rounds. Application
Call for Nominations
Donald R. Benson Memorial Lecture Fund
Literature, Science, and the Arts
The Center for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities (CEAH)welcomes one-page nominations for the Donald R. Benson Memorial Lecture
set for Spring 2015.
This annual lecture fund honors Donald Benson, a former ISU English
professor and department chair, who had a long-term interest in the
relationship between these intellectual disciplines. Faculty at ISU are
encouraged to submit a one-page nomination which should include: nominee's
name, contact information, research focus, and a solid paragraph explaining
the reason this scholar would be important to ISU's research faculty and
broader research interests of its departments in LAS and the College of
Design. Be specific as to your professional, working contacts with the
individual. The invited scholar will be required to be in residence at ISU
for two days, give one public lecture in the evening, and meet with ISU
faculty and research scholars, as well as administrators in the CEAH.
Nominations are due on October 6th, 2014
and should be sent as an attachment to Sandra Norvell
SAVE THE DATE
2014 National Conference
November 5th-8th, 2014
Iowa State University
For more information, please contact the conference co-chair,
Ingrid Lilligren or visit the a2ru website.
Webinars for Faculty
Some funding agencies are offering free webinars to help faculty craft
their applications and proposals. Follow these links to learn more:
Fulbright Scholar Program
National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)
Grant Forward Funding