Grants | 26 August 2016

UC Santa Cruz receives NEH grant to broaden career opportunities for Ph.D. students


UC Santa Cruz is one of 28 colleges and universities nationwide to receive a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities to plan and implement changes to graduate education that will broaden the career preparation of a Ph.D. student beyond a career in the academy.

The UC Santa Cruz Next Generation Humanities Ph.D. Planning Grant is part of a major effort launched by the NEH to transform the culture of graduate education, tackling the issue of how Ph.D. students who immerse themselves deeply in graduate humanities research and writing can look to apply their skills and experience beyond teaching and professor positions to a broader range of careers.

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