SUMMER RESEARCH SUPPORT FOR FACULTY
The Trustees' Council of Penn Women offers three $5,000 summer research stipends to female faculty, or faculty members whose research is centrally concerned with the role of women in society, science, or arts and letters.* The Trustees’ Council of Penn Women wishes to assist Associate Professors working for promotion to Full Professor, as well as Assistant Professors seeking promotion to the permanent rank of Associate Professor.
If you are interested in applying for the stipend, please submit:
- a 2-page summary of the research you wish to undertake
- an explanation of how the stipend will facilitate the research
- a curriculum vitae
- the name of a University reference.
In your application be sure to describe how you will use the award and why it would be particularly useful to you at this time. Also, we require that you indicate whether you have other sources of research funding. Those who have previously applied and did not receive an award are encouraged to apply again. The summary should be sent to:
Summer Research Award
The Alice Paul Center
for Research on Gender, Sexuality, and Women
411 Cohen Hall
249 S. 36th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6304
Deadline: Friday, March 20th, 2015
proposals will be reviewed, and the stipend awarded, through a peer review
process. It is expected that the research, or a significant subset thereof,
will be concluded during the summer of 2014, and a written report will be
submitted to the review panel and to the Trustees' Council. Any subsequent
publication of the research results should acknowledge the support of the
*Note: The amount of the award varies according to whether the recipient chooses to receive it as salary or to use it for research expenses.