Marilyn Marrs Gillet International Travel Fellowship

Deadline: TBA

Program Description:

The Humanities Research Center awards one to two competitive travel awards of $2,500 to $5,000 to graduate students in the School of Humanities who need to conduct research abroad over the summer. Awarded funds may be used for, but not limited to, travel to present papers at scholarly conferences, consult distant archives, interview scholars and authors, take courses, and/or participate in workshops.


Current graduate students in the School of Humanities who will be enrolled as full-time students at Rice in the Fall 2025 semester are eligible to apply.

Application Materials:

  • CV
  • Research project title
  • Research project description of no more than 500 words
  • Research project budget that indicates:
    • anticipated use of the requested funds
    • all funds sought or secured from other sources
  • Travel itinerary

Please compile all of the above into a single PDF document and upload using the link below under Submissions.

Deadline: TBA


*Application Form Forthcoming

For more information, please contact Gabriela Garcia at