Current Competitions

2020-2021 Scholarship Support Grant

Submission Deadline: December 13, 2019, 5 p.m. eastern.  Applications received after the deadline will not be reviewed.

Review for compliance:  If you wish to have your application reviewed for compliance (formatting, page limits, etc.) it must be received by December 6, 2019, 5 p.m. eastern.


  • Applications are reviewed by all members of the CHSS Grants Committee.  The Committee is comprised of 11 members, one from each CHSS School or Department.  Please keep in mind that committee members come from various disciplines and backgrounds and may not have knowledge of your specific discipline.
  • The committee will not review material that exceeds the page limits specified in the RFP.


CHSS offers 3 competitive grant programs each year.  The Scholarship Support Grant (SSG), the Teaching Incentive Grant (TIG), and the Manuscript Completion Program (MCP).  

SSG and TIG applications are evaluated by the CHSS Grants Committee and the RFPs will be posted here when the competitions are open.

The Manuscript Completion Program (MCP) applications are evaluated by previous MCP recipients.  More information about the MCP can be found on the CHSS Faculty Development page. The deadline for this grant application is generally in early September. The program takes place in the Spring and the deadline is generally early in the Fall semester.