Events and Programs: Co-Sponsorships

The Humanities Commons provides limited co-sponsorships for events that will reach a broad academic and/or public audience. Co-sponsorships are awarded one quarter in advance. Requests for Spring 2015 events should be submitted by March 20, 2015 (deadline extended).

School of Humanities departments, faculty or graduate students may request co-sponsorship for:

    • Multi-event programs, such as a lecture series, a film series, an exhibition or a visiting scholar who will give several talks/seminars/consultations while at UCI.
    • Events that are cross-campus or campus/community collaborations and will draw a broad academic/campus audience or reach a defined public audience as well as a campus audience.

To request a co-sponsorship, please submit the following to Amanda Swain, Associate Director, at ajswain@uci.edu:

    1. One page description of the program or event(s) and the audience-building plan, including specific publicity actions that are appropriate to your event and field (e.g., we will post an announcement on the [professional association] listserve; we will connect with undergraduate and graduate classes from [departments]; we will collaborate with [research cluster] in [School]).
    2. Total budget with a list of other sponsors and amounts.
Requested Humanities Commons co-sponsorship amount (no more than 50% of the event cost or a maximum of $500). Organizers should list their events on the School of Humanities calendar through their home departments.
Humanities Commons
Humanities Gateway 1st Floor
Irvine, CA 92697-3375
(949) 824-1948