Bass Connections Call for Proposals

October 8, 2015

Bass Connections welcomes project team proposals for the 2016-2017 academic year. Teams should be interdisciplinary, problem-based and vertically integrated. Proposals are due by November 6. 

Special opportunities

Ethics: For the third consecutive year, the Kenan Institute for Ethics is partnering with Bass Connections and offering additional support on projects relating to ethics.

Humanities: The Franklin Humanities Institute will partner with project teams that have a humanities focus and feature historical perspectives, diverse language processes and products or aesthetic dimensions of reflection.

Education & Human Development: For proposals submitted to the Education & Human Development theme, supplemental funding is available from the Education and Human Development Incubator (EHDi) to enhance project teams conducting research in one or more of the following priority areas:

  1. State and local community engagement
  2. Higher education and the transition to adulthood
  3. Educational inequality
  4. Child mental health, physical health, and social adjustment.

For more information

See the Request for Proposals, review frequently asked questions and browse faculty perspectives on their Bass Connections experience.