Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Labor Research Grants for UW Graduate Students

Posted: 1/17/2018 (Funding)

The Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies currently seeks applications from University of Washington graduates students for grants of $2,500-$5,000 for research about work, workers, and their organizations. The purpose of these grants is to provide funding for research expenses.

Deadline to apply: Monday, February 12, 2018

Who is Eligible?

  • Any graduate student who is currently active and will be active the upcoming academic year (2018-2019)
  • Graduate students at all branches of the University of Washington (Seattle, Bothell, or Tacoma)

Applicants must demonstrate the significance of their proposed research to the interdisciplinary field of labor studies. Research may focus on any dimension of labor in the United States or abroad, including but not limited to class relations, the social conditions of work, the labor process, working-class culture or politics, work and gender, work and race/ethnicity, the relationship between labor and the state, unions, or comparative international labor relations.

Applicants will be notified with grant decisions no later than the start of spring quarter on March 26, 2018. Funds will be available immediately.

For application details, visit the Bridges Center website at http://depts.washington.edu/pcls/resources-grants-individual.html .

Past grants may be viewed here: http://depts.washington.edu/pcls/research-laborresearch.html

Questions? Contact the Center at hbcls@uw.edu or 206-543-7946.

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Deadline: 02/12/2018

Location: Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies