The Humanities Research Center awards one to two competitive travel awards of $2500 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.

Eligibility: Current Graduate Students in the School of Humanities who will be enrolled as full-time students in Fall 2021 are eligible to apply.

Application Materials

  • Curriculum Vitae (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 the above items into a single .pdf document and upload below]

The HRC may contact Directors of Graduate Studies and/or Department Chairs for further information.

Friday, March 12, 2021