Conference Travel Grants from the Faculty of Arts and Social SciencesThe Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences is pleased to announce that a limited number of Conference Travel Grants will be available for the 2009 calendar year.
The Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences will support the professional development of graduate students by providing a limited number of competitive Conference Travel Grants to both master's and doctoral students in good academic standing.
The Conference Travel Grants provide full or partial support for travel and related costs (lodging and registration fees) for a meeting or conference in the applicant's field of specialization. Students who have received an official invitation to participate in a conference and presenting a paper are eligible to apply for grants.
Only one conference travel grant will be awarded per year.
Support is provided only for travel to professional conferences; other forms of travel cannot be supported under this program.
The number of awards will depend on the availability of funds.
must be supported by ORIGINAL receipts taken for
Applicants are required to seek additional funding from appropriate sources.
The applications should be submitted to the FASS Dean's Office by 5 p.m. on one of the following dates: February 27, May 29 or October 30, 2009.
Applications must include the following materials:
Completed applications received by each deadline will be reviewed by a committee. Awards will be announced approximately 4 weeks after the application deadline.
During each award cycle, approximately one-third of the total funds will be available for award. After each deadline, the committee will rank applications on the basis of perceived academic merit and the strength of the faculty letter of recommendation.
Submit your completed application form and supporting documents to:
Ms. Inci Ceydeli
FASS Administrative Affairs Manager
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Telf: 0216/ 483 9232