Theresa Neil Memorial Research Fund
The Theresa Neil Memorial Research Fund
The Summer Session Research Consortium, which consists of the North American Association of Summer Sessions (NAASS); the North Central Conference on Summer Schools (NCCSS); the Western Association of Summer Session Administrators (WASSA); and the Association of University Summer Sessions (AUSS), is pleased to announce a Call for Proposals for the Theresa Neil Memorial Research Fund.
Amount of Award
The total for the year 2013 is $10,000. One or two proposals will be supported from this amount.
Proposals must be submitted electronically to the Research Consortium Chair, dshea [at] bu [dot] edu (Dr. Donna Shea) by Wednesday, March 20, 2013. Funding decisions will be announced by May, 2013. Prospective applicants should feel free to contact Donna by email or telephone at 617 353-5124 with questions or to discuss their ideas.
Details about the award process are available in the 2013 Call for Proposals.
The Summer Session Research Consortium sponsors the Theresa Neil Memorial Research Fund in honor of Theresa Ann Neil, a nearly 20 year member of the staff at at the University of Minnesota-Duluth. Born in 1948, Theresa passed away on June 25, 1994 after an accident that took her life and that of her husband, D.C. Neil. She served as Assistant Vice Chancellor for Academic Administration and Director of Continuing Education and Extension at Duluth.