Calls For Proposals

CISSR supports University of Chicago faculty and graduate student research through four distinct funding mechanisms:

Faculty Research Fellowships

A Call for Proposals has been issued for the 2018-2019 Faculty Research Fellowship.  Learn more »

Faculty Book Workshops

Proposals for faculty book workshops are accepted on a rolling basis for the 2017-18 academic year and beyond. Learn more »

Dissertation Research Fellowships

A Call for Proposals for 2018-2019 Dissertation Research Fellowships will be issued on November 1, 2017.  Learn more »

Graduate Student Travel Grants

A Call for Proposals for Graduate Student Travel Grants will be issued on November 1, 2017.  Learn more »

We welcome proposals for internationally oriented and empirically grounded social science research projects from diverse theoretical and methodological perspectives.