JAAS Graduate Student Travel Grants

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Call for Applications: Graduate Student Travel Funds Available for 2020 OAH Annual Meeting

A limited number of Japanese Association for American Studies (JAAS) travel grants are available for graduate students wishing to attend the OAH Annual Meeting in Washington D.C. on April 2-5, 2020. Applications will be accepted from December 23, 2019 to January 13, 2020. Please send the application to international@jaas.gr.jp with the subject line "Application for 2020 OAH travel grant." The application must include your name, affiliation, years in a U.S. graduate program, fields of specialization, Japanese colleges and universities you have attended (if any), and whether you have received a travel grant offered by the JAAS for an OAH or American Studies Association conference in the past. If you have, please also note when and whether you have presented at that time. Please also note if you are scheduled to present at the OAH Annual Meeting in 2020. 

To apply, applicants must:

    1. Be a member of JAAS.

    2. Be born or raised in Japan, or otherwise have substantial ties with Japan.

    3. Be a student registered in a degree program in a US graduate school.

    4. Commit to attending the entire OAH conference and submitting a report in English.