Travel Grants

The Southeast European Studies Association offers at least two grants annually to support travel expenses for graduate students who plan to attend and present in conferences on Southeast European Studies.

CALL FOR 2018 APPLICATIONS
SEESA Travel Grants: 21ST BIENNIAL CONFERENCE ON BALKAN AND SOUTH SLAVIC LINGUISTICS, LITERATURE & FOLKLORE

To support graduate student scholarship and international participation in the field of Southeast European Studies, the Southeast European Studies Association (SEESA) has established the SEESA Travel Grants to subsidize travel costs for the presentation of papers at international, national, regional, or state conferences. In 2018, the grants will be awarded to graduate students for attendance and presentation at the 21st Biennial Conference on Balkan and South Slavic Linguistics, Literature and Folklore, which will take place at Montana State University, in Billings, Montana, USA, May 24-26, 2018.

SEESA plans to fund, on a competitive basis, at least 2 awards of $500 each.

Applicants must be graduate students at either the master's or doctoral level in any field of Southeast European Studies.

Students may only receive one SEESA Graduate Student Travel Grant over the course of their graduate studies.

Applicants should submit their abstract of no fewer than 500 words, proof that the abstract has been accepted, a CV, a short bibliography of their paper and proof of student status as an email attachment to Bavjola Shatro [shatro.uamd.edu@gmail.com]. Author name(s), affiliation(s), and contact information should be written below the title of the paper.

The applications will be evaluated by SEESA’S Committee for Travel Grants. Written quality of the abstract as well as its content will be considered.

Questions about the conference may be directed to Bavjola Shatro.

Paper Submission Deadline: February 15, 2018

Acceptance Notification Date: March 1, 2018