Submit the online application form and all required documentation by midnight, . All required documents should be prepared in advance and uploaded to the form at the time of submission. Incomplete submissions will not be considered.
► Online application form
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Complete applications include:
1. Basic information about you and your project, including project title and abstract (300 word limit).
2. Description of proposed project: Limit your proposal to 1000 words or less, not including bibliography or CVs. When drafting your proposal, reflect on the criteria outlined in the other sections of this call, particularly under Evaluation. Identify your goals and objectives and make clear the interdisciplinary and/or collaborative aspects of the project. Provide a tentative schedule of events, as applicable to the project. Upload your proposal to the application form as a PDF or Word document.
3. Budget and Budget Justification: Itemize all expected costs associated with the project or research activity. Include explanations of how estimates are calculated and a line-by-line justification for the necessity of each expense as it relates to your project goals. If the proposal is awarded at a lower amount than requested, how will you adjust your project scope? Describe cost-sharing, matching funds, cosponsorships, and other funding, committed or pending. Enter budgets and justifications on the CIS Project Budget template. Download budget template.
4. List of organizers and confirmed participants: Submit short (2 page) CVs of confirmed participants. Identify the roles for each person included. A list of potential invitees (with affiliations) should also be included. Combine CVs and participant list as a single PDF or Word document and upload to the form.