JAAS Graduate Student Travel Grants

The deadline for 2022 funding has passed. Information will be available at a later date regarding the 2023 conference.

Call for Applications: Graduate Student Travel Funds Available for 2022 OAH Conference on American History

A limited number of Japanese Association for American Studies (JAAS) travel grants are available for graduate students wishing to attend the OAH Conference on American History in Boston, MA, March 31–April 3, 2022. Applications will be accepted from November 23, 2021 to February 15, 2022. Please send the application to international@jaas.gr.jp with the subject line "Application for 2022 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 Conference on American History in 2022. 

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 U.S. graduate school.

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