Grants Committee

The Grants Committee evaluates applications for ChLA Faculty Research Grants and the Hannah Beiter Graduate Student Research Grants. Grants are awarded according to the committee's judgments of competitive applications. Members receiving funding are acknowledged during and invited to participate in the awards banquet at the Association's annual conference.

Composition of the Committee:

The Grants Committee consists of four elected members with staggered terms of three years each and a chair appointed by the President with the approval of the Executive Board for a term of three years, renewable.

Committee Members:

Chair: Scott Pollard, Christopher Newport University, 2020-2023
Dawn Sardella-Ayres, University of Cambridge, 2020-2023
Meghan Sweeney, UNC Wilmington, 2020-2023
Danielle Price, James Madison University, 2022-2025
Bridgid Shannon, Florida State University Center for Leadership & Social Change, 2022-2025

ChLA Board Liaison:

Karin Westman, Kansas State University, 2021-2022