Collaborative Projects

Collaborative Projects encompass a variety of formats and scales, including:

We encourage applicants, especially first-time applicants, to meet with us before submitting a proposal. To schedule a meeting, contact Assistant Director Rachel Arteaga.

Population Health Initiative Partnership

The Simpson Center is a partner of the UW Population Health Initiative. Collaborative projects connecting the humanities and population health are eligible for additional funding through the initiative. To apply for these additional funds ($15,000 total for all projects from the Simpson Center), please state your interest clearly in your proposal. Proposals in the following categories may apply for Population Health Initiative funding:

The Simpson Center’s Executive Board will identify promising proposals and forward them for review by leaders of the Population Health Initiative.

For questions, contact Kathleen Woodward, Simpson Center Director ( or Rachel Arteaga, Simpson Center Assistant Director (

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