The Center provides funding for UCR faculty and students through our annual calls for projects. Award amounts and call formats vary from year to year.

Program Name Eligibility Deadline
Mellon Faculty Fellowships CHASS Faculty January 31, 2022
Workshop, Symposia & Conference Awards UCR Faculty February 21, 2022
Interdisciplinary Working Group Awards CHASS Faculty February 21, 2022
Project Development Workshops CHASS Faculty Quarterly
Academic Book Clubs CHASS Faculty and Graduate Students Quarterly
Research Writing Groups CHASS Faculty and Graduate Students Quarterly
Hot off the Presses Book Talks CHASS Faculty On-going
Event Co-sponsorship Open On-going
UC Humanities Research Institute  CHASS Faculty and Graduate Students Various
Emory Elliott Book Awards Submission Deadline CHASS Faculty Closed
UC Humanities Faculty Podcasting Institute CHASS Faculty Closed
Global 19th Century Graduate Fellows Graduate Students Closed
UC Experimental Humanities Projects Faculty and Graduate Students Closed
UC Humanities Workshop Collaborations Faculty and Graduate Students Closed
Humanities Graduate Student Research Grants CHASS Graduate Students Closed

External funding calls for humanities research can be found at:

In some cases, the Center may provide administrative and logistical support for externally funded projects.
If you would like to discuss how CIS can support your project, please contact Katharine at katharine.henshaw@ucr.edu.