Humanities Without Walls new grant information session is Dec. 7

The Center for the Advancement of the Humanities and the Humanities Without Walls (HWW) consortium will host an information session on Monday, Dec. 7, at 4 p.m. 

The conversation and information session will discuss a new grant for Marquette faculty, graduate students and community partners.  

This session will introduce the HWW “Grand Research Challenge” grants, which will provide up to $150,000 for humanities based, interdisciplinary and community engaged research projects. These grants seek to deploy humanistic solutions to some of society’s most pressing issues.  

Antoinette Burtonprincipal investigator for the HWW consortium and director of the Humanities Research Institute at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, will lead this information session and answer questions. 

Register via Zoom. Participants can submit questions in advance

With additional questions or concerns about HWW, the GRC grants or this event, email Maggie Nettesheim Hoffmanndirector of the Career Diversity Initiative at Marquette, or Jason Mierekdirector of operations for HWW. 

About Humanities Without Walls 
HWW is a consortium of 16 member universities based at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. As part of HWW’s renewal grant with the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the consortium formally invited Marquette University to join their ranks of university partners in 2020. As the newest member, Marquette can submit proposals for Grand Research Challenge funding.