FHSS Research and Funding Opportunities

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Du​e Da​te ​BYU Entity ​​DOR* Online App or Cover Sheet Max Grant Funding Level ​Chair Endorsement Required Endorsement Letter Deadline, ​if Required Submission ​Method ​Levels of Research Committee Review
​October
1
​Center for Family History and Genealogy Research Grant 
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goo.gl/XeAN12
​* ​* ​$5,000 ​SIGNATURE ONLY Email in pdf format ​Center
​October
15
​Kennedy Center Conference Travel Grants for January - June travel

Description and Application Forms: kennedy.byu.edu/faculty-research-grants/    
​* ​* ​SIGNATURE ONLY  ​Paper - submit to 237 HRCB ​Center​
​October
15
​Religious Studies Center Grants: projects related to LDS history, doctrine, scripture, and culture ​ 

Description: rsc.byu.edu/grant-research-other  

Application Form: Here

​* ​$20,000 ​​LETTER ​10/15 ​Email in pdf format to Dr. Daniel Judd, c/o Cheryl Snelgrove ​Center​
​October
15
​College Individual Research Grant ​* ​$6,500 ​ONLINE EVAL ​10/22 ​​Web - submit at FHSS grant application submission site (fhssgrants.byu.edu) ​College
​October
15
​College MEG Grants 

https://fhssmeg.byu.edu/​ 
​* ​$20,000 ​LETTER ​10/26 ​Web-- submit on MEG website ​College
​October 
31
​University Grants (applications due by October 24 to Dean’s Office for processing): Eliza R. Snow, David O. McKay, John A. Widtsoe, J. Reuben Clark, Jr., and Emmeline B. Wells Grants​

Descriptions: 
University Research Grants
​* ​* ​$25,000 ​LETTER ​10/24 ​Email in pdf format to Sarah Donakey (sara_donakey@byu.edu) for Dean's Office processing, who then forwards the complete packet to Lynn Patten in Alan Harker's office (due date reflects Dean's Office processing time of one week before official university deadline of October 31). ​​University
​October
31​
​Women's Research Institute (WRI) Grant 
(applications due by October 24 to Dean’s Office for processing)

Application Form: Here
​* ​* ​$5,000 ​SIGNATURE ONLY ​Email in pdf format to Sarah Donakey (sara_donakey@byu.edu) for Dean's Office processing, who then forwards the complete packet to Lynn Patten in Alan Harker's office (due date reflects Dean's Office processing time of one week before official university deadline of October 31).​ ​​University
​November 15 ​Kennedy Center Research Grants:

​Description and Application Forms Here: kennedy.byu.edu/faculty-research-grants/

​* ​* ​$5,000 ​SIGNATURE ONLY ​Submit to 237 HRCB ​​Center
​November 16 ​Gerontology Research Grants 

Description and Application Form:
http://gerontology.byu.edu/Pages/faculty-research​
​$10,000 ​Email in pdf format to Dr. Jeremy Yorgason ​​Center
​December 
1
​Faculty Development Leaves

FHSS Leaves
​* ​* ​varies ​LETTER ​12/8 ​Download forms at FHSS Faculty Development Leaves site. Candidate completes forms and submits them to Department Chair, who adds his endorsement and submits the finalized documents in PDF format to David Nelson ​College
​​December 7, January 25  ​BYU Interdisciplinary Research (IDR) Origination Awards 

​(letter of intent due December 7, full proposal due Juanuary 25)

http://researchdevelopment.byu.ed​​u/interdisciplinary-research-idr-origination-awards​

​* ​$60,000
(per year for two years) 
LETTER ​1/25 ​For letter of intent, complete the following form

Email full proposals to ​Conrad Monson​ or Kristen Kellems. Use the subject line "Application for IDR Organization Award."​​
​University
​February 15 ​Marjorie Pay Hinckley Research Awards

hinckleyresearchawards.byu.edu​​
​* ​​$25,000 LETTER ​2/15 ​Email in pdf format to Laura Ricks, FHSS Dean's Office ​College
​March 15 ​Charles Redd Center for Western Studies grants for related projects
 
Apply for an award
​Varies ​​Click on the appropriate grant on this page, which will take you to to the submission page. ​Center
​April 15 ​Kennedy Center Conference Travel Grants
for July - December travel (see links above)
​* ​* ​​$1,000 ​​SIGNATURE ONLY ​​Submit to 237 HRCB. ​Center
​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​*​Dean's Office Review required, by signature or endorsement letter (otherwise, submit directly to center) ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​