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Cogut Institute Graduate Student International Research and Travel Grants

The Cogut Institute offers doctoral students associated with the humanities the opportunity to apply for a limited number of grants in support of research travel abroad. Grants may cover transportation, housing and other research-related expenses; they may not cover language training courses.  Preference will be given to dissertation-related research.

Eligibility

Travel grants are available to doctoral students.  Preference will be given to dissertation-related research.

Application

Applications will be accepted beginning April 2, 2018 with a deadline of April 30, 2018. To apply, the following must be submitted electronically through use of this form:

1. An abstract (no more than one page) outlining your planned research and how it would benefit from the proposed travel.
2. A detailed budget (up to $2,500).
3. A letter of support from your department's Director of Graduate Study.
4. A letter of support from your advisor. 

You must be logged in to your Brown email to access the application form.
Letters of support may be emailed separately to humanities-institute@brown.edu.  All recipients are expected to submit a narrative report (no more than two pages) of their trip to the Cogut Institute at the conclusion of their travel.

Please address any questions to Department Manager Kit Salisbury (kit@brown.edu).

All funds must be expended by May 30, 2019.