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Funding Information for the Humanities

Forum on Financial and Other External Support for the Humanities

  • Video link to Forum on Financial and Other External Support for the Humanities held on January 31, 2012 and sponsored by Dr. George E. Klinzing, Vice Provost for Research/Office of the Provost

    Presenters: 

    Lucy Fischer, Distinguished Professor, Film Studies and English, University of Pittsburgh

    Terry Smith, Distinguished Professor, Andrew W Mellon Professor of Contemporary Art History and Theory Henry Clay Frick - Department of the History of Art and Architecture Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences, University of Pittsburgh

    John Norton, Professor, History and Philosophy of Science, University of Pittsburgh

    Colin MacCabe, Professor, English, University of Pittsburgh

  • Dr. Lucy Fischer complied a List of Humanities Funding Sources

COS Pivot

  • Create Account – Claim Profile – Funding Opps Matched to Your Profile
    • Create a PIVOT account - Click the Sign up option in the upper right corner of the screen.  Faculty must be affiliated with an institution who subscribes to PIVOT in order to create an account.  (Users can use their COS.com usernames and passwords.  If you have forgotten your password click Login and then Login Help.)

    • Claim your PIVOT faculty profile to verify, correct, and update information.   Pivot creates a pre-populated profile using information from trusted sources.  Directions to claim a profile.  Directions for navigating a profile 

    • Profiles will also contain Funding Matches.  The Funding Match feature analyzes information in a profile and based on an algorithm that looks at various areas in a profile against various areas within our funding opportunities, it matches the faculty member to specific opportunities. Click on the orange button with the number of funding matches listed to see the full list of matched opportunities. You can view each full funding opportunity record by clicking on the title of the opportunity.
  • Queries and Funding News

    • Humanities Search – Connect here to run a predefined query, which will generate an up-to-date list of agency profiles of funding opportunities.   At the top of the page, click on Show your query to see criteria used for this search. To narrow down these search results use Refine Results on the left side of the screen. 

    • New Faculty/New Investigator Search – Connect here to run a predefined query, which will generate an up-to-date list of agency profiles of funding opportunities.  At the top of the page, click on Show your query to see criteria used for this search.  To narrow down these search results by discipline use Refine Results on the left side of the screen and under Top Keywords select Arts & Humanities

    • COS Current Humanities Funding:    View RSS Feed

    • COS Current Humanities & Social Sciences Funding News:  View RSS Feed

 

 

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