Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology

Labor Studies Graduate Research Grants

Posted: 1/17/2019 (Funding)

The Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies currently seeks applications from University of Washington 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.

Who is Eligible?

  • Any graduate student who is currently active and will be active the upcoming academic year (2019-2020)
  • Graduate students at all branches of the University of Washington (Seattle, Bothell, or Tacoma)
  • Undergraduate funding to be announced soon! If you are an undergraduate student interested in research funding, please write to usĀ at hbcls@uw.edu

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 April 1, 2019. Funds will be available immediately.

For application details, visit the Bridges Center website, or contact us at hbcls@uw.edu or 206-543-7946.

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Deadline: 02/11/2019

Location: Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies, UW