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Review Process Creative and Performing Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Institute for Visiting Scholars Grant Programs Applications that are complete and responsive to this announcement will be evaluated for merit by a committee. The committee will make recommendations for funding to the Provost based on the quality of the proposals in accordance with the following review criteria (as applicable to the program): A. Scholarly and/or Creative Merit:
  • Does the proposal provide a compelling argument for the scholarship proposed and/or creative activity?
  • Does the proposed project represent a significant contribution to the field of study?
  • Is there a probability of publication, an exhibit, performance, or other public dissemination?
B. Nature of Proposal:
  • Does the proposal provide a clear statement of overall project objectives?
  • Is the proposed methodology appropriate and realistic?
  • Does the proposal provide a sound justification with clear and specific budget information?
  • What is the likelihood the project, timeline, and budget will be accomplished?
C. Leverage:
  • Will the project lead to further scholarly or creative activities?
  • Does the project help build scholarly networks and/or academic reputation for the individual and/or the university?
Reporting:
  • A final report is required within ninety (90) days of the grant completion date.



Questions? For more information, please contact the Office of the Provost at 803-777-2808 or the individuals below:
  • Creative and Performing Arts: Senior Vice Provost Helen Doerpinghaus.
  • Distributed Learning Course Development: Vice Provost Chris Plyler.
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences: Senior Vice Provost Lacy Ford.
  • Institute for Visiting Scholars
  • Application Review and Submission Process: Derlene Lowder.
  • Grant Award Financial Administration: Mary Alexander.


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