The Carol S. Levin Fund for Faculty Research and Creative Projects
The Film Studies Program and the Department of Communication are pleased to invite faculty to submit a proposal to fund a research and/or creative project during the 2013-2014 academic year (including summer 2014). These awards are made possible by the generous donation of Carol S. Levin. The Levin fund is open to tenure-track faculty members in the School of Liberal Arts who are working in the areas of film studies, television studies, and new media studies. Activities supported by the fund include:
*presenting a paper at an academic conference
*conducting research at film and media archives and/or museums or conducting fieldwork
*participating in film and media workshops or in film and media festivals
*attending conferences or film festivals or industry conventions
*purchasing light equipment for use in a specific project
Awards of up to $1500 will be made. Applicants should use the Levin Grant Application form and submit a project proposal, which should include a description of the proposed project and its significance in the relevant field of film, media, and/or new media (one to two pages), a clearly itemized budget detailing how the requested funds will be used and total amount requested (one page), and a recent curriculum vita (short form).
Please submit FOUR hard copies of the completed application form and project proposal to Beretta E. Smith-Shomade, Department of Communication, 219 Newcomb Hall AND one electronic copy of the completed form and project proposal to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject heading Levin Research Proposal 2013. Application form is available on the Department of Communication website at http://tulane.edu/liberal-arts/communication/. Applications that do not follow instructions will not be considered. Deadline for proposals is Monday, December 2, 2013.
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