The Institute for Religion, Culture, and Public Life is now seeking proposals from Columbia University faculty for both working groups and programs that aim to understand the role of religion in the contemporary world and its historical roots. Proposals for faculty working groups as well as seminars, conferences, events, research and other joint projects that bring together an interdisciplinary group of scholars are welcome.
Typically, working groups can apply for up to $1,500 per semester and joint projects may apply for up to $25,000, with funds awarded based on activities proposed.
The deadline for working group applications for the Spring 2017 semester is Tuesday, November 8th. Proposals will be reviewed by the Institute and results will be announced by Tuesday, November 15th.
Full details are available at ircpl.org/resources.