Grants

Our faculty has compiled a distinguished record of scholarship, receiving major awards to support their research from the National Endowment for the Humanities, the National Science Foundation, the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation and many other sponsors of cutting edge scholarship.

Keona Ervin

  • Andrew W. Mellon Foundation & the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation Career Enhancement Fellowship for Junior Faculty, 2015-2016

A. Mark Smith

  • National Science Foundation, 01-01-2009, 12-30-2010
  • John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship, 2007-2008
  • National Science Foundation, Program of Science and Technology Studies, 2005
  • National Science Foundation, Program of Science and Technology Studies, 2000
  • National Science Foundation, Program of Science and Technology Studies, 1999
  • National Endowment for the Humanities, Major Projects Grant, 1991-1993
  • National Endowment for the Humanities, Research Fellowship, 1986-1987

Jonathan Sperber

  • National Endowment for the Humanities, Research Fellowship, 2001-2002
  • John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship, 1988-1989
  • Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung Postdoctoral Fellowship, 1987-1988

John Wigger

  • National Parks Service Grant, "Student Experience in Historical Research on National Historic Trails in Kansas and Missouri," ($26,663), 2017-2018
  • Mellon Research Fellowship from the Virginia Historical Society, 2000
  • Pew Evangelical Scholars Program, Research Fellowship, 1998-1999
  • National Endowment for the Humanities Summer Stipend, 1998

Dominic Yang

  • Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation Junior Scholar Grant, 2016-2017