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Fellowship applications now being accepted

Dec. 31, 2012 @ 12:00 AM

CHARLESTON -- The West Virginia Humanities Council is accepting applications for 2013 fellowships through Feb. 1.

Fellowship grants of $2,500 are awarded once a year to West Virginia college and university humanities faculty, as well as independent scholars living or working in West Virginia. Fellowships offer support for research and writing projects.

Eligible projects include, but are not limited to, the study of interpretive archaeology; the history, theory, and criticism of the arts; ethics; history; jurisprudence; modern and classical languages; linguistics; literature; philosophy; comparative religion; and philosophical and historical approaches to the social sciences.

For more information on grants, contact Humanities Council grants administrator Amy Saunders by phone at 304-346-8500 or via email at saunders@wvhumanities.org.

Guidelines and applications are available on the council's website at www.wvhumanities.org.



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