National Outreach Scholarship Conference Call for Proposals - Deadline April 11, 2012

The Call for Proposals is now open for the 13th Annual Meeting of the National Outreach Scholarship Conference.  This year's event is hosted by The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Alabama on September 30 – October 3, 2012.

Theme for 2012: PARTNER. INSPIRE. CHANGE.

THREE TRACKS WILL EXPLORE:

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

  • Community partners who are working with colleagues and universities to foster and strengthen collaborations.
  • Undergraduate, graduate, and professional students who are engaged in service-learning activities or who are studying the impact of service-learning and community engagement.
  • University and college faculty and staff members who are involved in engaged scholarship or studying the impacts of engaged scholarship.
  • Higher education administrators who are interested in increasing the support their institutions provide faculty, staff members, and students to engage with communities through scholarship and evidence-based practice.

ABOUT THE NATIONAL OUTREACH SCHOLARSHIP CONFERENCE
The National Outreach Scholarship Conference (NOSC) is a nonprofit educational organization composed of member state/public and private higher education institutions. NOSC's goal is to work collaboratively to build strong university-community partnerships anchored in the rigor of scholarship and designed to help build community capacity.