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EDGS Spring Research Funding deadline-March 15

March 15, 2015 is the deadline for faculty and graduate student research funding available from the Equality Development and Globalization Studies (EDGS) program at the Buffett Institute. To apply, view the apply for funding section of our website.

In the March 2014 round of faculty research funding, the Advisory Board awarded $31,000 in funding for faculty across the departments of Anthropology and Political Science. Additionally, more than $32,000 was awarded to graduate students across the departments of Anthropology, Communication, Economics, History, Political Science and Sociology.

Research should be focused on developing and post-colonial countries, as well as non-advanced industrial contexts, and should be related to core EDGS themes:

  • Institutional transformation
  • Rule of law
  • Boundaries and property
  • Democracy, participation and equality
  • Conflict, tolerance and rights
  • Oligarchs and elites
  • Historical influences and legacies
  • Global, national and subnational dimensions of development
  • Growth and sustainability

For more information, view the apply for funding section of our website.