Author Michael Ondaatje visits UGA and Athens

Delta Visiting Chair for
Global Understanding

Author Michael Ondaatje visits UGA and Athens October 24-25.

Collage of 30 faces

Willson Center 30th Anniversary

30 faces of the humanities and arts

Natalie Chanin with large group

Public Programs

The Global Georgia Initiative brings the world to Georgia and Georgia to the world.

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Digital Humanities

The DIGI initiative supports collaborative research at UGA and beyond.

University of Georgia Digital Humanities logo
Jim McKay with students in library

Public Humanities

Recognized as a national model program for fostering “humanities communities.”

Promoting Scholarly Inquiry & Creative Activity

  • The University of Georgia has committed to renew its membership in the Alliance for the Arts in Research Universities (a2ru), a partnership of more than 40 institutions aligned to support interdisciplinary research, curricula, programs and creative practice between the arts, sciences and other disciplines. UGA......

  • The Willson Center and the Franklin College of Arts and Sciences are offering travel support of up to $1,000 for faculty or doctoral students presenting papers at the Council for European Studies annual conference. The conference, whose theme is “Europe’s Past, Present, and Future: Utopias......

  • The Willson Center will welcome author Michael Ondaatje to the University of Georgia as the 2019-2020 Delta Visiting Chair for Global Understanding. Ondaatje, whose 1992 novel The English Patient was awarded the “Golden Booker” prize in 2018 as the best English-language novel of the past......

Upcoming Events

Sep 16
Lecture: Dr. Mary Ellen Curtin

5:30 pm

Richard B. Russell Special Collections Libraries, Special Collections Auditorium

Sep 19
Lecture: Manuel Veth

4:00 pm

Zell B. Miller Learning Center, 150

Sep 23
Lecture: Barbara Fuchs

5:00 pm

Founders Memorial Garden, Ballroom


Internal Deadlines

Sep 27 | Franklin College: International Faculty Exchanges

Sep 27 | Provost’s Office: State of the Art Conference Grant

Sep 30 | Documenting the History of Slavery at the University Of Georgia

Oct 3 | Willson Center: Research Fellowship

Oct 7 | UGA Libraries: Special Collections Fellows Program

Oct 24 | Willson Center: Public Impact Grant

Oct 24 | Willson Center: Short-Term Visiting Fellowship

Jan 17 | Provost’s Office: Study in a Second Discipline Fellows Program

External Opportunities

Sep 16 | 2020 Fulbright Core Scholar competition

Sep 16John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship

Sep 16 | NEH: Documenting Endangered Languages

Sep 17Princeton Arts Fellowship

Sep 17Hodder Fellowship

Sep 23American Academy in Berlin Fellowships

Sep 25 | ACLS: Fellowships

Sep 25 | ACLS: Frederick Burkhardt Residential Fellowships for Recently Tenured Scholars

Sep 30 | Georgia Humanities Grants

Oct 1 | AAS: NEAC Korean Studies Grants

Oct 1 | AAS: NEAC Japan Studies Grants

Oct 1Getty Scholars Residency

Oct 3 | NEA: Research Grants in the Arts (formerly Research: Art Works)

Oct 10National Humanities Center Fellowship

Oct 15Center for the Advanced Study in the Visual Arts Senior Fellows

Oct 31 | International Research Center for Japanese Studies: Visiting Research Scholar

Nov 1 | AAUW: American Fellowships for women scholars

Apr 8 | NEH: Fellowships

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