The Rooney Center provides an opportunity for Notre Dame faculty and graduate students to present in-progress work on American politics and receive input and feedback. » More information on workshops
The Rooney Center also is pleased to offer limited research support to American politics faculty for research needs. Please contact Rooney Center Director Christina Wolbrecht for further information.
The Rooney Center offers grants to support graduate student research in the area of American politics. Please contact Rooney Center Director Christina Wolbrecht for further information.
First field American graduate students can request a one-time grant of up to $200 from the Rooney Center for statistical software they need for class or research. Please request approval from Director Christina Wolbrecht before you make the purchase.
The Rooney Center offers support to first-field Americanists for conference travel and participation. Initial grants are for $200. After students have exhausted those funds and their departmental funds, they are eligible for up to another $300 (same or different event) if needed, for a maximum total of $500 each academic year.
To apply, please send an e-mail to Rooney Center Director Christina Wolbrecht with information about the conference, your participation (paper presentation/poster required for funding), and a general list of expected expenses at least two weeks in advance of the conference event.