The Historical Commission of the US and Canadian Mennonite Brethren Churches announces a grant of up to $2,500 to promote research, creative productions, and presentations on topics of historical and theological interest to Mennonite Brethren around the world. Projects may include, but are not limited to, multi-media presentations, organizing conferences, sabbatical studies, theses, dissertations, articles, and books.
To apply, send the following materials by April 22, 2019, to Jon Isaak, Executive Secretary, Historical Commission, 1310 Taylor Ave., Winnipeg, Manitoba R3M 3Z6:
a 500-word summary of the project, stating its significance and contribution to MB studies;
a budget of anticipated expenses (e.g., transcription, copy editing, research assistance, travel, income supplement, etc.);
a vitae; and
one letter of recommendation.
Recipients of the award will be announced June 11, 2019. Disbursements will be made June 18, 2019. The Selection Committee may choose not to award the grant, if none of the applications is deemed acceptable.