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Jane Guyer Research Awards

Named after PAS Director Jane Guyer, this grant is for students to develop and lead a research project or program related to African Studies. Students develop, manage, and complete a project examining an issue in African Studies related to the student's academic interests and program(s) of study. The project can be an extension of the research/immersion experience requirement of the African Studies adjunct major or of research completed in a past course.

Open to all Northwestern University undergraduates in their freshman, sophomore, and junior years in any department or school. Preference given to African Studies adjunct majors, minors, and PAS event participants. Grants of varying amounts up to $4,000 are awarded.

To apply, please provide the following in a single PDF document:

Deadline: April 1

For questions about PAS awards, please contact or call 847-491-7323.