The Whiting Public Engagement Programs, including the Public Engagement Fellowship and the Public Engagement Seed Grant, are designed to celebrate and empower humanities faculty who embrace
There are two cultures: that of the humanists and that of the scientists. The two don't understand each other, they have nothing to talk about, they have given up trying to communicate.
Because journalists report on issues of relevance to RSF, the Foundation has established a Visiting Journalist Fellowship that has two goals.
The stated mission of the Ethics and Excellence in Journalism Foundation is to give grants meant to "invest in the future of journalism by building the ethics, skills, and opportunities needed
The Digital Resources program is intended to foster new forms of research and collaboration as well as new approaches to teaching and learning.
Fellows conduct research and write in their areas of interest, while interacting with policymakers in Washington and Wilson Center staff and other scholars in residence.
Priority will be given to projects that aim to do one or more of the following through education or storytelling:
Priority will be given to projects that aim to do one or more of the following:
- Identify the specific visual and narrative communication mechanisms that will elicit action for wildlife conservation from target audiences. Multidisciplinary collaborations between scientists (e.g., neuroscientists, psychologists) and visual artists (e.g., photographers, videographers, painters, technologists) are strongly encouraged
- Measure differences in attitudes and/or behaviors across diverse audiences (e.g., ages, geographic regions, backgrounds) based on how information about wildlife is presented; proposals that use creative approaches to overcome sample size issues are encouraged
- Apply and test social marketing principles to determine best practices when communicating about wildlife conservation to inspire action and increase or maintain engagement from target audiences
The Searle Freedom Trust was founded by Daniel C. Searle in 1998 to foster research and education on public policy issues that affect individual freedom and economic liberty.