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  • Social Science Undergraduate Research Awards

    Application Deadline: May 1st
    The Center for Social Science Scholarship is sponsoring Social Science Undergraduate Research Awards, which provide up to $1,500 to four undergraduate researchers whose work, in collaboration with...
    Posted: February 20, 2020 11:23 AM
  • Brookings Institution is Seeking Undergrads & Grad Students

    Intern at a Think Tank this Summer
    Attention students!  Brookings Institution will be on campus hosting an Information Table this Thursday, February 20th from 12Noon to 2 PM in The Commons Main Street.  Summer 2020 Internships are...
    Posted: February 18, 2020 9:50 AM
  • Upcoming Spotlight Library Workshops

    The library will host a series of Guest Instructor Workshops, hosted by UMBC faculty, staff or students, to start in the next several weeks.  See below for information. Ed Papenfuse: Making...
    Posted: February 18, 2020 9:45 AM
  • Reminder: Summer Faculty Research Fellowship apps due 2/15

    Reminder! Applications are now being accepted for the 2020 Center for Social Science Scholarship/CAHSS Summer Faculty Research Fellowship Deadline: Saturday, February 15, 2020 Download the...
    Posted: January 30, 2020 10:50 AM
  • Economics/Public Policy Spring 2020 Seminar Series

    Please see below for the Spring 2020 schedule for the Economics and Public Policy Seminar Series. All seminars are scheduled in Public Policy 367. Casualties of Trade Wars Benjamin Liebman,...
    Posted: January 29, 2020 11:14 AM
  • Stata materials and webinars for faculty and students

    With the start of the new semester, Stata provides several resources for faculty and students including: A Teaching with Stata resources page Various training webinars, and  Various "cheat...
    Posted: January 17, 2020 2:19 PM
  • Spring 2020 Tea & Theory cancelled

    Please note that Tea & Theory has unfortunately been cancelled for the remainder of the Spring 2020 semester…. For anyone who may be interested in leading these seminars in the fall, please...
    Posted: December 12, 2019 2:31 PM
  • MIPAR Deadline to Submit Proposals: November 27th, 2019

    The Office of Sponsored Projects deadline to submit proposals in 2019 will be on or around December 18.  Therefore, in order for MIPAR to prepare and submit any more proposals for this year by...
    Posted: November 19, 2019 10:06 AM
  • Summer Faculty Research Fellowships

    Applications are now being accepted for the 2020 Center for Social Science Scholarship/CAHSS Summer Faculty Research Fellowship Deadline: Saturday, February 15, 2020 Download the Fellowship...
    Posted: November 18, 2019 10:53 AM
  • Funding Opportunities

    for Social Science Faculty and Graduate Students
    Please see below for a curated list of upcoming funding opportunities. The Center for Social Science Scholarship and the Maryland Institute for Policy, Analysis, and Research (MIPAR) assist...
    Posted: November 13, 2019 4:15 PM