Grants

Research, Travel, and Conference Grants

The Department encourages its students to attend and participate in professional conferences and colloquia. There are several sources from which funding is available to reimburse portions of the cost of travel and expenses to such conferences.

These include:

  • Departmental Travel Grants

Every fall and spring three grants of $300 each are awarded, with priority given to students who have not previously received such funding.

  • The Center for Latin American Studies Travel Fellowships

Graduate certificate candidates are eligible to receive three annual travel grants, ranging up to $500.

See CLAS Web site for details.

  • A&S-PBC and Alumni Travel Fellowships

Graduate students in PhD programs are eligible for two travel fellowships, consisting of reimbursement of conference expenses up to $600.               

See Arts and Sciences Web site for details.

  • Arts & Sciences Graduate Students Organization grants
  • Research Travel Grants
  • Center for Latin American Studies graduate certificate candidates are eligible to apply for pre-proposal summer travel reimbursement up to $2,500.                          

See CLAS Web site for details