Project Timeline


June 1, 2014: Start date

November 1, 2014: Science letters of intent due


February 15, 2015: Philosophy non-residential and Philosophy of Religion residential and non-residential applications due

March 1, 2015: Science full proposals due

Spring 2015: Funding decisions for Philosophy, Philosophy of Religion, and Science competitions

December 31, 2015: Playwriting competition submissions due


February 15, 2016: Philosophy residential and non-residential, and Philosophy of Religion non-residential applications due

Spring 2016: Video competition submissions due

Spring 2016: Award decisions for Playwriting competition

Spring 2016: Funding decisions for Philosophy and Philosophy of Religion competitions

Spring 2016: Award decisions for video competition

June 14-17, 2016: Glass Half-Full Midpoint Collaboratory in Estes Park, Colorado


Spring 2017: Nature and Norms of Hope Conference at Cornell University

Spring 2017: Winning play premiere in Ithaca, NY and Los Angeles, CA

May 31, 2017: End date