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Humanities/Arts Opportunity with Brazil

Faculty in the arts and humanities are invited to apply for a new funding opportunity sponsored by the Office of Global Affairs and the Office of Research. In conjunction with São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP) in Brazil, we invite applications that promote the engagement of researchers in higher education and research institutions in the State of São Paulo in partnership with WVU to: develop ongoing and new research projects and work cooperatively, aiming at the elaboration of joint research projects for medium and long term.

More information and submission directions, as well as allowable expenses are available here: SPRINT 4th Edition 2017: Guidelines West Virginia University.

WVU and São Paulo faculty will submit a joint proposal to both funding sources. WVU faculty should prepare a budget for their costs for $10K (the faculty from Brazil will also prepare a budget for their costs for $10K); there will be one award made and duration is one year.

Closing date for submission of proposals

January 29 th, 2018

Successful proposals notified after

April 27 th, 2018

Questions can be addressed to Dr. Melanie Page or Dr. Sheena Murphy in the Research Office. A related call for STEM related proposals will be forthcoming.