Kutsche Office of Local History

Kutsche Research Grant Description

The Kutsche Office of Local History will provide funding to assist Grand Valley faculty who engage in research that focuses on marginalized ethnic or social groups in Kent, Ottawa, Muskegon and Allegan Counties.  Five to ten research grants ranging from $500 to $1,000 will be awarded.  All tenure-track, visiting and affiliate faculty are eligible to apply for Kutsche Office Local History research funds. 

Applied scholarship and creative efforts that address issues pertinent to marginalized ethnic and social groups may also be considered, such as performances, exhibitions, documentary films, artifact and records management, oral history interviews, etc.

Priority will be given to research and scholarly projects that include Grand Valley student participation and projects that solicit input from members of the underrepresented group to be studied in the research design and development of the product. 

Application Process
CLICK HERE to apply online.  The deadline for applications is January 11, 2013.

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