Exploratory Travel and Data Grants

Economic History Association

Exploratory Travel and Data Grants are early stage grants for doctoral students writing a dissertation in economic history. They provide funding for specific research purposes (for example, visiting archives, data transcription, or purchase of microfilm or CD-ROMs) and in most instances will not exceed $2,500. They are nonrenewable, but recipients are eligible to apply subsequently for a Graduate dissertation fellowship (see above). Please direct any questions about these fellowships to Professor Dan Fetter, chair, Committee on Research in Economic History, at dfetter@wellesley. Applicants must be current members of the Association. Please note that where the application asks for a 3 page project description, this is to be double spaced with at least one inch margins on all sides and font size no less than 11 point. This includes references you cite. You file one application for the Pre-Dissertation Exploratory Grants. Two of the grant recipients will receive the Cambridge University Press Pre-Dissertation Exploratory Grants which are funded by an endowment created by Cambridge University Press and the Economic History Association to demonstrate both organizations’ commitment to the development of the future leaders of the field, whose research will direct the study of economic history throughout the world.

http://eh.net/eha/grants-and-fellowships/

Deadline(s):January 15, 2017

Funding Type(s): Research

Eligibility: Individual (Predoctoral)

Keyword(s): Economic history
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