Annual Meeting Travel Grants

Due Date Award Eligibile Applicants
November 1, 2021 OAH Presidents; Travel Fund for Emerging Historians Graduate students or recent Ph.D.s accepted in the OAH Conference on American History
November 1, 2021 Samuel and Marion Merrill Graduate Student Travel Grants Graduate students accepted in the OAH Conference on American History
November 1, 2021 John Higham Research Fellowship Graduate students
November 1, 2021 Louis Pelzer Memorial Award Graduate Students
November 1, 2021 Huggins-Quarles Award ABD, African American, Latino/a, Asian American, Native American scholar
December 31, 2021

JAAS Graduate Student Travel Grants

Graduate student with ties to Japan at a U.S. school

Ten Dollar Registrations - SOLD OUT

With the support of the Mellon Foundation, the OAH is able to offer a limited number of $10 registrations for attendees that fall into the following categories:

  • Graduate Students 
  • Contingent Faculty 
  • Independent Scholars 
  • K-12 Educators

Following November 1, interested parties should email Please note registrations are offered on a first-come, first-served basis and are limited.

Free Registrations Available for Graduate Volunteers

Graduate students have the opportunity to receive free registration in exchange for 4-hours of volunteer service. Availability is limited and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. To sign up as a volunteer please view the schedule and select your top two time slots. Email your selections complete with your full name, email, and onsite phone number.

Free event tickets

Graduate students, contingent faculty, independent scholars, and K-12 educators are all eligible for free workshop tickets at the conference.

Several luncheons offer complimentary lunch tickets. To view availability please view the list here.

Via the Sponsor-a-Scholar program the OAH may be able to provide free tickets to tours at the conference for those with need. Please email below for availability.

Tickets available after November 1, 2021.

Email for free tickets

or call: 812 855 7311