The Writing Program Administrators Graduate Student Organization (WPA-GO) & the Council of Writing Program Administrators (CWPA) are pleased to offer at least six travel grants of $100 each to current graduate students presenting at the 2014 Council of Writing Program Administrators Conference, to be held July 17-20 in Normal, IL.
Eligibility & Special Considerations:
To be eligible to apply, applicants must:
The Writing Program Administrators Graduate Student Organization (WPA-GO) and the Council of Writing Program Administrators (CWPA) are pleased to announce the offering of at least four travel grants of $100 each for current graduate students presenting at the 2013 Council of Writing Program Administrators Summer Conference, to be held in July 18-21, 2013 in Savannah, GA.. This year’s grants are sponsored by CWPA and Bedford/St. Martin’s.
Eligibility: To be eligible to apply, applicants must:
The CWPA Research Grants Committee has issued its annual call for proposals: http://wpacouncil.org/grants/research-grant-2012
As noted in the call, proposals are due January 31, 2012.
The committee will announce the awards at the CWPA breakfast in St. Louis on Thursday, March 22.
CALL FOR 2009 WPA RESEARCH GRANT PROPOSALS
The Research Grants Committee of the Council of Writing Program Administrators invites proposals for research projects that investigate issues and practices in writing program administration. Maximum awards of $2000 may be given; average awards are $1000. Applicants must be current WPA members; all current WPA members are eligible to apply.
Deadline for Proposals: January 30, 2009
Please organize your proposal as follows:
The Research Grants Committee and Executive Board of the Council of Writing Program Administrators will be awarding five $1000 Minority WPA Summer Workshop Grants. For more details, please see
Deadline for applications is Friday, May 3, 2013, at midnight.
2012 WPA Grant Recipients
- Claire Lauer, Assistant Professor, Arizona State University: "12 Viewers Viewing: Establishing Models of Document Design Feedback for Composition Instruction." $1000
- Susan Miller-Cochran, North Carolina State University: "Understanding Instructional Design Choices in Hybrid Composition." $1000
- Neil Baird and Bradley Dilger, Western Illinois Univresity: "Barriers to Writing Transfer: Writing in the Major at the '2+2' University." $2958
- Melanie N.
WPA Research Grants support scholarship related to the many facets of the work we do.
While any WPA-related project proposal is welcome, for this round of grant proposals, we are especially interested in projects that investigate topics like this or other core mission elements of CWPA: