Changing Climate


The Work of the Humanities in a Changing Climate Research Challenge

The Humanities without Walls consortium invites applications for funding from cross-institutional teams of faculty and graduate students wishing to collaboratively pursue research topics related to “The Work of the Humanities in a Changing Climate.” Proposals should include a detailed Graduate Humanities Lab Practicumexperience for graduate students. 

Application Deadlines

  • Submit proposals to Humanities Without Walls through the Application Portal by October 31, 2016, 5:00 PM, Central Time
  • Intent-to-Apply emails from UW-Madison scholars should be sent to Megan Massino by October 1, 2016

Please review the full Request for Proposals for information on proposal components, eligibility, budget, and other guidance.

UW-Madison-Specific Criteria

UW-Madison faculty who intend to submit a proposal or are part of an inter-institutional team submitting a proposal should send an email indicating your intent to apply, the title of your project, your external partners, and the total amount of funding you intend to apply for to Megan Massino ( at the Center for the Humanities by October 1, 2016.

Please note also that all applications must have a record in UW-Madison’s WISPER system and be vetted by the Office of Research and Sponsored Programs prior to submission. If you intend to apply you should immediately get in contact with Linda J. Neusen, Assistant Dean of Pre-Award Services in the College of Letters & Science, contact information below:

Linda J. Neusen, Ph.D.
Asst. Dean, L&S Pre-Award Services
University of Wisconsin-Madison, Room 413 South Hall
1055 Bascom Mall, Madison WI 53706
PH: 608/265-9655  email: