Call for Proposals: Maine Women Writers Collection Research Support Grant Program (Deadline: 9.1.2022)

The Maine Women Writers Collection at the University of New England is excited to resume our Research Support Grant Program for 2022-23. We therefore invite proposals for research on site during the 2023 calendar year. Application deadline: 1 Sept. 2022.

MWWC Research Support Grants are intended for faculty, independent researchers, and graduate students at the dissertation stage who are actively pursuing research that requires or would benefit from access to the holdings of the Maine Women Writers Collection.

Grants range between $250 and $1,500 and may be used for transportation, housing, and research-related expenses. For more information, submission instructions, and a list of prior grant recipients, please visit https://library.une.edu/mwwc/ and click on “Research Support.”

The MWWC is located at the University of New England’s Portland Campus at 716 Stevens Ave., Portland, Maine 04103.

Please direct any questions to the MWWC Curator, Sarah Baker, at sbaker8@une.edu / (207) 221-4334.