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Grant Writing Workshop with Jane Aikin

Monday, April 7, 2014, 11:00am

University Club, Indiana Memorial Union

Program Officer at the National Endowment for the Humanities

Monday, April 7, 2014

University Club, Indiana Memorial Untion
Indiana University, Bloomington

On Monday, April 7, CAHI is hosting Jane Aikin, Program Officer at the NEH, for a day of activities, including a general presentation, panel review session with IUB colleagues with deep experience at the NEH, an application-writing workshop, and some opportunities to meet one-on-one with Jane Aikin to discuss active proposals of your own (see below for more information).

Please RSVP to cahi@indiana.edu if you plan to attend.


Monday, April 7

All events will be held at the University Club of the Indiana Memorial Union.

11:00 am: General Presentation on the NEH:
Introduction by Keira Amstutz, President and CEO, Indiana Humanities Council
Presentation by Jane Aikin, NEH

12:00 pm: BUFFET LUNCH, courtesy of the College Arts & Humanities Institute

12:45 pm: Panel Discussion on Review Boards:
Jane Aikin, NEH
Jamsheed Choksy, Professor of History and Central Eurasian Studies, IU
Member of the National Council on the Humanities of the NEH
David Hertz, Professor Comparative Literature, IU
Professor Comparative Literature, IU
Member of the National Council on the Humanities of the NEH
Christoph Irmscher, Provost Professor of English, IU
George F. Getz Professor in the Wells Scholars Program
Director of two NEH Institutes, and reviewed applications


2:15 pm: Workshop on Applications: Jane Aikin



Ms. Aikin is also available for a limited number of one-on-one conferences with faculty in the humanities, to discuss ideas or proposals in progress. (The deadline for NEH proposals for Fellowships is May 1, 2014.) These will be scheduled for Monday morning, from 9:00-10:30 am, and Tuesday morning, from 9:00-11:00 am, as needed. Faculty members who plan to come and wish to schedule a meeting with Jane Aikin should notify our office in advance. Please respond to cahi@indiana.edu, with “Aikin Conference” in the subject line of your email. Faculty will also be required to send a one-page prospectus of a potential project to be forwarded to Ms. Aikin in advance of her meeting.