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APF Wayne F. Placek Grants

Categories are  Grants  tagged  Women /  Social Sciences
Scholarship deadline

March 1

Amount

$9,000

Awards Offered

Varies

Renewable

No

Is this a No Essay scholarship?

No

DESCRIPTION

The Wayne F. Placek Grant encourages research to increase the general public's understanding of homosexuality and sexual orientation and to alleviate the stress that lesbian women, gay men, bisexual women, bisexual men, and transgender individuals experience in this and future civilizations.

Education Level

Bachelor degree

GPA

No Information Available

Application Start Date

No Information Available

Eligibility Criteria

Women, Gay men, LGBT

Must be either a doctoral‐level researcher or graduate student affiliated with an educational institution or a 501(c)(3) nonprofit research organization. Graduate students and early career researchers are encouraged to apply.

Proposals will be evaluated on: relevance to Placek program goals; the magnitude of incremental contribution; quality of proposed work (significance, innovation, approach); the applicant's demonstrated scholarship and research competence.

REQUIREMENTS

The following documents need to submitted:

  • project timeline (not to exceed one page; typically APF grants are for one year)
  • detailed budget and justification (not to exceed one page)
  • abbreviated CV (not to exceed five pages)
  • PROGRAM INFORMATION

    Program

    Master/Graduate

    Specialization

    Social Sciences

    Field of Study

    Social Sciences and Studies

    OTHER INFORMATION

    Gender

    Male/Female

    Scholarship Frequency

    Annually

    Ethnicity

    Other

    State

    Not Applicable

    Outside State Residents eligible

    No

    International Students eligible

    No

    Online Master Programs eligible

    No

    Credibility

    High