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[Now Closed] Call for Proposals: Arts and Humanities Research Grants

April 4, 2024 | Kristen Chavez

DEADLINE: MAY 20, 2024

The Arts and Humanities Research Grant provides support to scholarly, creative, or artistic pursuits and research projects led by individuals or teams. The program is part of UNC-Chapel Hill’s strategic plan and the Vice Chancellor for Research’s University-wide pilot funding portfolio, furthering the University’s pre-eminence as a national and world-renowned leader in foundational research, creative practice, and the translation of research into social settings.

The program is co-funded by the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research and the Institute for the Arts and Humanities.

Competitions for the Arts and Humanities Research Grant will be held once annually. Proposal applications will be due May 20, 2024, to the Office of Research Development. Applications must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. on the due date. Applications received after the deadline will be de-prioritized during the review period.

Complete application details, including eligibility requirements, submission instructions, and allowable costs.

Please use this required template for the cover page of your application.


Awards will range from $2,500 to $7,500, to be used within one full year from the date of award. The anticipated start date for the awards is July 1.



Applicants for the Arts and Humanities Research Grant must be full-time, permanent tenure-track, tenured, or fixed-term faculty of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill whose research and scholarly expertise aligns with the fine arts, humanities, or humanistic social sciences. For projects involving multiple faculty, each faculty member must meet these eligibility criteria.



For more information, contact:

Office of Research Development


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