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Program Details

The Whiting Foundation: Whiting Public Engagement Fellowship and Seed Grant

These programs empower early-career humanities faculty by funding ambitious, often collaborative projects to infuse into public life the richness and nuance that give the humanities their lasting value.

U of SC can nominate one humanities professor for each of the two programs or only one.

Your application submission MUST be coordinated with the Office of the Vice President for Research. Please send a two page abstract via email to Richard White ( by May 10, 2021. In addition to the 2-page abstract, you should also submit a biosketch for the PI.

The Whiting Foundation indicates that the invited nominee(s) should submit the first-round application(s) by Monday, June 14, 2021.

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