New Webinar from the Documenting Endangered Languages Program at NSF
The NSF Program Director for Documenting Endangered Languages, Dr. Colleen Fitzgerald, will lead a free webinar on Tuesday, January 19, 2016 at 3pm EST for those interested in submitting proposals for a DEL grant. The next deadline for the program will be September 15, 2016.
The Documenting Endangered Languages (DEL) Program is a joint U.S. funding initiative led by the National Science Foundation and the National Endowment for the Humanities. DEL grants include fellowships, doctoral dissertation research improvement grants, workshops/conferences, tribal college-research university collaborations, and standard senior grants. U.S. based institutions are eligible to apply for these grants; these include universities, colleges, tribal colleges and universities, tribal-serving institutions or tribal nations, and non-profit, non-academic institutions. (Refer to the solicitation for guidelines on individuals applying for DEL grants.)
This webinar is free and will be archived and accessible later to participants and others. Webinar attendees must register in advance to participate. After your registration request has been approved, you will receive instructions for joining the meeting. If you are already registered for this meeting, you do not need to register again.
To register for the webinar use this link. The meeting number is 747 878 085 and the meeting password is DEL2016webinar!
For those without the sufficient bandwidth for videoconferencing, there is an audio option. Call either 1-203-607-0666 (toll) or 1-877-951-7311 (toll-free). The meeting host is Colleen Fitzgerald, the password is DEL2016, the additional passcode is 8164451.
Any technical questions on registration or logging in for the meeting should be made to the WebEx support team here.
Agenda for the Webinar:
- Overview of the DEL program and eligibility
- Pre-proposal activities and process
- Submissions and proposal processing
- Merit review of proposals
- Intellectual merit
- Broader impacts
- Making a competitive proposal
- Data Management Plans
- Funding and award issues
- Questions and Answers
Additional DEL resources online