CEAH Sponsored Internal Funding
The Center for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities (CEAH) provides internal grants to support faculty research in the arts and humanities. See individual grant programs below for the most recent descriptions, deadlines, and guidelines.
List of past awards and recipients
Research GrantApplication deadline: noon, September 8, 2015
Fall 2015 Research Grant RFP and Guidelines (PDF)
Research Grant Application Template(DOCX) -->
The CEAH provides grants for research and creative activity that will make a significant contribution to the scholarly development and academic career progression of faculty in the arts, design and humanities. Projects should employ predominantly artistic and humanistic approaches and have outcomes clearly falling within the arts and humanities disciplines.
CEAH Fellowship in the Arts and HumanitiesLetter of Intent: September 8, 2015
Full Proposal (by invitation): October 1, 2015
Call for Proposals and Guidelines (PDF)
Full Proposal Template (for reference only)
The CEAH invites proposals from associate or full professors to be selected as the 2016 CEAH Fellow in the Arts and Humanities. The intent of the fellowship is to distinguish a well-established ISU scholar who has recently completed a major peer-recognized creative or humanistic scholarly project, and who will present this research to the ISU community in a series of public lectures, colloquia, and workshops of her/his design. The activities of the CEAH Fellow in the Arts and Humanities will be promoted as an example of advanced creative and scholarly achievement in the arts and humanities at ISU.
Symposium GrantApplication deadline: October 15, 2015
Fall 2015 Symposium Grant RFP and Guidelines(PDF)
2015 Symposium Grant Application (DOCX)
The CEAH provides Symposium Grants to support the creation of artistic and scholarly conferences, symposia, or seminars on ISU's campus that will attract significant national attention and bring recognition to the scholarly work being done by ISU's arts and humanities faculty. In addition to enhancing the ISU research mission these symposia should broadly benefit the intellectual environment at ISU, offering a public event, such as a keynote address, that will attract a broad audience. Preference will be given to proposals that promote innovative or emergent themes, and that contribute to advancing arts and humanities research at ISU.
Planning GrantApplication Deadline: CLOSED, next RFP expected Spring 2016
List of award applications supported by this Grant.(Excel)
The CEAH invites proposals from associate and full professors for support in creating competitive applications to prestigious awards, fellowships, and grants recognized as prestigious among ISU's peer institutions. These grants support the career advancement of individual faculty members with an emphasis on developing the national distinction of ISU’s arts and humanities faculty. Recipients CEAH Planning Grants will have an already established body of peer-recognized research or creative scholarship in a form of publication that is both appropriate for their discipline and well suited to the agencies and awards, fellowships, and grants to which they will apply. Recipients work with their college and VPR grant support staff throughout the process of planning, writing, and submitting the external proposals.
Other ISU Funding Sources
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences - Grants Deadlines
Center of Excellence for Learning and Teaching (CELT) - Awards and Fellowships
Office of Executive Vice President and Provost - Internal Funding
Vice President for Research - Internal Funding