How to Apply

FACULTY FELLOWSHIP AND RESEARCH ENHANCEMENT

All materials listed below must be combined into one file in PDF and submitted through the electronic CFF application process.

1. Statement of Purpose no longer than 3 double-spaced pages in which you:
—–Identify the goals of your proposed project
—–Explain how this project aligns with the opportunity you are applying for and how it will advance the work of the Center for Families
—–Provide a summary of your relevant experiences and qualifications for carrying out this project
2. A Budget Justification or COEUS budget. CFF Fellowship funds should not be allocated to indirect costs
3. Curriculum Vitae

Faculty may apply for more than one award, but can receive only one. Preference will be given to CFF faculty partners, faculty who have not previously received CFF funding, proposals that will lead to external funding affiliated with the Center for Families, and/or proposals that incorporate the annual research theme.

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GRADUATE STUDENT GRANTS

All materials listed below must be combined into one file in PDF and submitted through the electronic CFF application process.

1. Statement of Purpose no longer than 3 double-spaced pages in which you:
—–Identify the goals of your proposed project
—–Explain how this project aligns with the opportunity you are applying for and how it will advance the work of the Center for Families
—–Provide a summary of your relevant experiences and qualifications for carrying out this project
2. Budget Justification (Describe how you will use the CFF funding to support your project goals)
3. Curriculum Vitae
4. Letter of support from the faculty member(s) who has agreed to supervise the project work (Interdisciplinary Research Grant applicants must provide at least two letters of support from faculty in two different departments)

Students may apply for more than one opportunity. Preference is given to those who have not been selected to receive other CFF funding, students who are advised by CFF faculty partners, and/or proposals that incorporate the annual research theme.

 

LEVIEN FAMILY POLICY INTERNSHIP

All materials listed below must be combined into one file in PDF and submitted through the
electronic CFF application process.
1. Statement of Purpose no longer than 2 double-spaced pages in which you:
—–Provide a summary of your relevant experiences and qualifications
—–Explain how this internship will support your future professional goals
2. Curriculum Vitae
3. Letter of support from a faculty member(s) regarding students qualification

Students may apply for more than one opportunity. Preference is given to those who have not been selected to receive other CFF funding, and students who are advised by CFF faculty partners.

 

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENTS

For the Research Enhancement Grant, faculty members must apply on behalf of students following the instruction outlined under faculty opportunities. Contact your faculty advisor with award information.