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Prizes & Awards

OAH Travel Grants

The OAH Conference Travel Grant

The OAH Conference Travel Grant is a need-based grant of up to $1,000 is for scholars other than Ph.D. students who will be presenting at the OAH conference.

The intention of this grant is to enable contingent faculty and other presenters without personal or institutional resources to participate in SHGAPE sponsored or co-sponsored panels. Applicants should email the SHGAPE Program Committee chair a statement

Deadline:  This is due by the SHGAPE panel submission deadline, which typically coincides with the winter application deadline set by the OAH program committee.  Announcements will be sent out via H-SHGAPE and through SHGAPE’s social media outlets.

Winners will be selected by the SHGAPE program committee, on the basis of need and merit.  The award may be divided among multiple recipients, at the program committee’s discretion.  Winners will also receive a ticket to the SHGAPE luncheon, where the award will be presented. Travel grant recipients are required to join SHGAPE if they are not already members.

PAST AWARDEES

2018 – Gregg French
2017 – Noam Maggor

OAH Conference Travel Award for Ph.D. Students.

The OAH Conference Travel Award for Ph.D. Students provides up to $1,000 for Ph.D. students who will be presenting at the OAH conference on a SHGAPE sponsored or co-sponsored panel.

Applicants should email the SHGAPE Program Committee chair a statement

Deadline:  This is due by the SHGAPE panel submission deadline, which typically coincides with the winter application deadline set by the OAH program committee.  Announcements will be sent out via H-SHGAPE and through SHGAPE’s social media outlets.

Winners will be selected by the SHGAPE program committee, on the basis of merit, with need factoring in for the funding amount.  The award may be divided among multiple recipients, at the program committee’s discretion.  If there are no winners in any given year, the program committee may offer some travel support to graduate students presenting on SHGAPE sponsored panels at the AHA conference.  Winners will also receive a ticket to the SHGAPE luncheon, where the award will be presented.  Recipients are required to join SHGAPE if they are not already members.

PAST AWARDEES

2018 – Carolee Klimchock
2018 – Suzanna Krivulskaya
2017 – Evelyn Akinson
2016 – Lauren MacIvor Thompson
2016 – Johanna Neuman

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