Professional Ridge Award in Health or Healthcare and Humanities

Application Information

The Institute of Health and Humanities announces up to two $5,000 awards for research and creative works on topics at the intersection of health and/or healthcare and the Humanities.  Qualified University of Montana faculty, persons serving in clinical or research positions at the University, and local health/healthcare practitioners are invited to apply.

For further guidelines and criteria, see the Professional Ridge Award Guidelines.

Applications will be accepted starting immediately and until the awards are exhausted. Early application is encouraged.

Application Deadline:  Novemeber 18, 2019

Professional Ridge Award Application Materials

  • Online application (below)
  • Abstract of no more than 250 words that summarizes the proposal and the methods involved; the abstract should be designed to convince the reader/judge of the project's significance and merit
  • Brief description (approximately 3-5 pages) of the proposed project, including the objectives of the research and creative work (where applicable) including its relationship to health or healthcare and humanities (broadly construed), a plan of the research and/or project and the work to be completed, and how the resources of the Ridge Collection will be used or expanded
  • Budget for the project
  • Academic CV or professional resume including academic background/experience

Professional Ridge Award Application Form

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