History and Public Health Student Grant
Beginning September 2012 the New Media Lab will offer $500 grants to support digital projects by Graduate Center students in the History or Public Health Ph.D. programs, or to support digital projects that relate to history or public health by students in other Graduate Center Ph.D. programs. The grant will require no additional NML work time and the funds may be used in any way the recipient deems appropriate to support his or her research. This grant is provided with the support of an anonymous contribution.
– Applicants must be Graduate Center doctoral students enrolled in either the History or Public Health programs or be students in other Graduate Center Ph.D. programs whose digital projects relate directly to either of these disciplines.
–Applicants must have worked at the New Media lab on the project for at least three months prior to seeking this grant support. (to apply for a position at the NML go to: http:/ /newmedialab.cuny.edu/get-involved/)
–Students can receive the grant one time only, Application Process:
–Submit application form (below) with an accompanying short description of the digital project (no longer than one page) to NML Managing Director Andrea Ades Vasquez [firstname.lastname@example.org).
–There will be a rolling deadline with applications accepted from September 2012- May 2013.
–Decisions will be made within four weeks of application submission by Andrea Ades Vasquez and NML codirector Steve Brier.
–A brief project update must be submitted to Ms. Vasquez within six months of receiving the grant.