Feminist Research Grant


The Coalition of Feminist Scholars in the History of Rhetoric and Composition offers a biennial research grant of up to $700 for researchers to pursue or continue feminist projects that require funding to conduct such activities. These include but should not be limited to archival research, translation, interview transcription, and digital archivization and/or digital project development.


  • Applicants must show evidence of a solid project/proposed project that relates to the mission of the Coalition (see below) and necessitates this additional research support activity.
  • Preference will be given to scholars with no other documented source of funding
  • Applicants may be at any stage of a research project that necessitates the supporting activity the grant would propose.
  • Applicants must be members of the Coalition of Feminist Scholars in the History of Rhetoric and Composition.

How to Apply

Applicants should complete an application and a letter of interest, and should request the submission of two confidential letters of recommendation. Applications must be submitted by December 15, 2017. All application materials should be submitted to Jenn Fishman, Immediate Past President (jennfishman.phd@gmail.com). Questions should be directed to this address as well.