STERN GRANT FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS TO ATTEND 2015 NACBS CONFERENCE

STERN GRANT
FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS TO ATTEND NACBS CONFERENCE
2014 COMPETITION

NACBS Conference, Nov 7-9, 2014: http://www.nacbs.org/conference/

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:

  1. 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.
  2. You must provide a justification for your attendance at the annual meeting and a budget of expenses.
  3. 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, Department of History, York University
2140 Vari Hall 4700 Keele Street, Toronto, ON M3J 1P3 CANADA
sjbrooke@yorku.ca
Dr. Paul Readman, Department of History, King’s College London
Room S 8.12 Strand London WC2R 2LS UK
paul.readman@kcl.ac.uk

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