Ralph Waldo Emerson Society Awards - call for applications

deadline for submissions: 
April 1, 2020
full name / name of organization: 
Ralph Waldo Emerson Society
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Awards Announcements

2020 

The Ralph Waldo Emerson Society announces three awards for projects that foster appreciation for Emerson.

 

*Research Grant*

Provides up to $500 to support scholarly work on Emerson. Preference given to junior scholars and graduate students. Submit a confidential letter of recommendation, and a 1-2-page project proposal, including a description of expenses, by April 1, 2020.

 

*Pedagogy or Community Project Award*

Provides up to $500 to support projects designed to bring Emerson to a non-academic audience. Submit a confidential letter of recommendation, and a 1-2-page project proposal, including a description of expenses, by April 1, 2020.

 

*Subvention Award*

Provides up to $500 to support costs attending the publication of a scholarly book or article on Emerson and his circle. Submit a confidential letter of recommendation, and a 1-2-page proposal, including an abstract of the forthcoming work and a description of publication expenses, by April 1, 2020.

 

Please send proposals to Prentiss Clark (Prentiss.Clark@usd.edu) andKristina West (kristina.west@btopenworld.com)Award recipients must become members of the Society; membership applications are available at http://www.emersonsociety.org