NEW DEADLINE: AASA Travel Grant Application

NEW DEADLINE: AASA Travel Grant Application

The Arab American Studies Association (AASA) is accepting applications for travel stipends to attend the 2017 American Studies Association (ASA) conference in Chicago (November 9 – 12). AASA will award up to three (3) travel stipends to qualified graduate students, adjunct faculty, and/or independent researchers.

The Award

Travel stipends of up to $250 will be awarded to qualified candidates to participate in AASA-sponsored meetings and panels at the 2017 ASA conference in Chicago. The funds may be used to cover travel, lodging, and other related expenses. Qualified applicants include graduate students and adjunct faculty members at accredited institutions, as well as independent researchers.

Qualified applicants must be an AASA member in good standing; and must be a participant in an AASA-sponsored event at the 2017 ASA conference as either a panel presenter, chair, or organizer, or an AASA board member. Preference is given to applicants who do not have conference travel funding from their present institution or another source.

How to apply

To apply, please submit an application consisting of the following:

  • Brief C.V.;
  • A brief description of your role in the 2017 ASA conference and why the AASA travel stipend is needed;
  • Proposed budget (including estimated airfare, lodging, etc.).

The deadline to apply is September 29, 2017. Applications may be sent via email to:

Arab American Studies Association

Attn: Travel Stipend