Grants, Awards, and Fellowships for Community-Engaged Scholarship

The Honey W. Nashman Center supports faculty and students in their community-engaged scholarly endeavors through a variety of grants, prizes and fellowships.

 

Nashman Faculty Development Grants

Funding is available to support community-based participatory research, the development of community-engaged scholarship courses, engaged department strategic planning, and professional development opportunities such as conferences or symposia. Proposals are due December 21, 2018.

 

Knapp Fellowship for Entrepreneurial Service-Learning

Knapp Fellows receive up to $10,000 to support their ideas to combine scholarship with action. Students, working with a faculty advisor and one or more community partners, spend one year conducting inquiry and implementing their idea. To be a Knapp Fellow for the 2018-2019 academic year, proposals are due Jan 12, 2018.

 

Nashman Prize for Community-Based Participatory Research

Undergraduate and graduate students who present their research at the annual GW Research Days event are invited to submit for consideration for the Nashman Prize, which recognizes excellence in Community-Based Participatory Research. First and second prize are $300 and $200 respectively. Interested students should indicate interest in the Nashman Prize when submitting their abstracts for GW Research Days.