Conference grants for British Studies students

STERN GRANT
FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS TO ATTEND NACBS CONFERENCE
2014 COMPETITION

The NACBS STERN GRANT is intended to provide financial assistance for graduate students who attend the annual NACBS meeting.  Recipients may receive up to $500 in reimbursement for travel, lodging, and registration costs incurred as a result of attendance.

Guidelines for applicants:

You must be a graduate student in good standing at a Ph.D.-granting degree program in British studies and a member of the NACBS.
You must provide a justification for your attendance at the annual meeting and a budget of expenses.
Your faculty advisor, who also must be a member of the NACBS, is required to submit a letter of recommendation on your behalf.
Procedures for application:

Please submit your request for funds by email to each of the committee members under the subject line: Stern Grant Application.  Your request should include the following information: your name, postal address, email address, and telephone number; the Ph.D. program in which you are enrolled; the name of your faculty advisor; your purpose in attending the NACBS meeting; an estimated budget of expenses.

In addition, request that your faculty advisor send a letter of recommendation to the committee by email, again with the subject line: Stern Grant Application.

Preference will be given to applicants who are panelists on the NACBS program and/or are award recipients.  Awardees must submit to the committee chair all receipts for reimbursement within one month of the end of the annual meeting.

Application deadline: September 30, 2014

Applications and letters of recommendation must be emailed to:

Chair: Dr. Robert Ingram

Department of History

Ohio University

Bentley Annex 415

Athens, OH 45701  USA

ingramr@ohio.edu

Dr. Stephen Brooke

Dr. Paul Readman

Department of History

King’s College London

Room S 8.12

Strand

London WC2R 2LS  UK

paul.readman@kcl.ac.uk

Department of History

York University

2140 Vari Hall

4700 Keele Street

Toronto, ON M3J 1P3  CANADA

sjbrooke@yorku.ca

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