South Asian Studies Conference Presentation Grant

Region: 
South Asia
Contact Person: 
Emily Rook-Koepsel
Deadline details: 

Applicants must apply before conference dates. Applications will be accepted Sept. 15, Dec. 1, March 15, July 15. If you are accepted for a conference after one deadline but before the next one, please contact Emily Rook-Koepsel (rookkoepsel@pitt.edu) for more information.

Eligibility: 

Grant is available to MA and doctoral students with a conference presentation in South Asian studies. Priority is given to first-time applicants.

Please complete the submittable application here.
Applicants must apply before conference dates. Applications will be accepted Sept. 15, Dec. 1, March 15, July 15.
The application will prompt you to complete the application form and upload:

  1. A letter of support from your advisor
  2. Evidence of conference participation
  3. A detailed budget listing cost of travel, lodging, meals, conference registration, and incidentals
  4. An updated CV.

Please note:

  1. Travel to conference grants are limited to $300/per conference for domestic conference (including Mexico and Canada but excluding Hawaii).
  2. Travel to conference grants are limited to $600/per conference for international conferences (including Hawaii), assuming the applicant is not already in, for example, India, in which case it is treated as domestic travel.
Grant Eligibility: 
Scholarship sponsors: 
Amount: 
$300 for domestic conferences, $600 for international conferences
Purpose of grant: 
This grant provides partial support for travel related to presentation of South Asian studies-related conference papers
Contact details: 
rookkoepsel@pitt.edu
412-648-7371
Grant Region (new): 
Conference Grant: 
Yes