Earl and Brenda Shapiro Center Announces EAGER Grant
SAIC’s Earl and Brenda Shapiro Center for Research and Collaboration and the Office of the Provost are pleased to announce EAGER (early concept grants for exploratory research) for student research groups. Three grants of $2,500 will be issued for the 2014–15 academic year, one each to three student groups. The Shapiro Center will provide a separate $1,000 honorarium to the faculty mentor of each group to support the coordination of the research. The purpose of the EAGER Student Research Groups is to promote collaboration among students who want engage, create, and share new knowledge from research in their practice. The research groups are intended to bring greater attention to student research in art and design. The deadline for applications is Friday, May 23, 2014. Click here to apply. For more information, contact Jaclyn Jacunski at firstname.lastname@example.org or 312.899.1291.