The Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at the University of MichiganThe Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy at the University of Michigan

Diversity Center issues call for proposals

Wednesday, February 2, 2011

The Center for Public Policy in Diverse Societies is hosting a call for proposals for projects that contribute to academic research on diversity or enrich the broader community's engagement with issues of diversity. Two types of proposals will be funded:

Research Grants

The center will provide funding of up to $6,000 to support research projects that promote innovative, collaborative, and high-quality research in the field of public policy.

Eligibility: University of Michigan faculty, post-doctoral fellows, and doctoral students are eligible to apply.

Program Grants

The center will provide funding of up to $2,000 to support programs that promote understanding within the University community, and beyond, of the implications of diversity for public policy.

Eligibility: Proposals will be accepted from members of the U-M community including: students and registered student groups, staff and faculty. Collaborations with individuals, groups, or agencies outside the U-M will be considered, provided a University affiliate is a co-sponsor and submits the application.

Proposal Deadline: March 15, 2011

Additional information about the Diversity Center and the RFP is available at:
http://fordschool.umich.edu/diversitycenter/rfp/

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