The World Needs Victors
The Center for World Performance Studies (CWPS) promotes the scholarly study of music, dance, and theater and, by extension, all forms of expressive arts across the globe through interdisciplinary and engaged dialogues between scholars, students, and performance specialists. It raises the awareness of and advocates for the greater inclusion of underrepresented cultures within the academy.
Your tax-deductible donations to the Center for World Performance Studies supports the University’s commitment to globalization and diversity in the twenty-first century by supporting student and faculty fellowships, initiatives, research, and international collaboration with the purpose of increasing knowledge of performing arts around the globe.
For more information on the various ways you can support CWPS, please contact our center at (734) 936-2777 or CWPS.Information@umich.edu.
Gifts to the Center for World Performance Studies Strategic Fund support student fellowships and faculty initiatives, research, international collaboration, and other projects, to increase knowledge of performing arts around the globe. [DONATE]
Supports faculty travel grants, visiting artists in residence, conferences, special courses, and other specific projects on underrepresented cultures in the Americas, Africa, Asia, Pacific Islands, and Europe. [DONATE]
Provides Graduate Research Fellowships for summer research on underrepresented cultures in the Americas, Africa, Asia, Pacific Islands, and Europe, for students in the Graduate Certificate in World Performance Studies. [DONATE]
Supports student travel grants, student led conferences, and other specific projects on underrepresented cultures in the Americas, Africa, Asia, Pacific Islands, and Europe. [DONATE]
Ensure that the best, brightest minds have access to the college regardless of their financial circumstances.
Fund real-world, global experiences outside the academy through entrepreneurial efforts and internships.
Support frontline research across disciplines into bold ideas that will solve the most challenging problems in our changing world...
- a world that needs Victors.