Maine Women Writers Collection


The Maine Women Writers Collection at the University of New England in Portland, Maine, solicits applications for its Research Support Grant Program.  These grants are intended for faculty members, independent researchers, and graduate students at the dissertation stage who are actively pursuing research that requires or would benefit from access to the holdings of the Maine Women Writers Collection.


MWWC Research Support Grants will range between $250 and $1000, and may be used for transportation, housing, and research-related expenses.


For application instructions and more information about the program and the Collection holdings, please see the MWWC website at


Questions may be directed to Cathleen Miller, MWWC Curator, at (207) 221-4334;


Deadline for receipt of applications:  December 2, 2011.


The Maine Women Writers Collection, Abplanalp Library, Westbrook College Campus of the University of New England, is a pre-eminent special collection of published and non-published literary, cultural and social history sources, by and about women authors, either native or residents of Maine.





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