Field Seminar Travel Grants in Alliance with SAH

The Field Seminar Travel Grant will fund the attendance of a GAHTC member to SAH’s Field Seminar. Applications will be evaluated based on the relevance of the seminar destination to the survey teaching needs of the applicant, and further, on how it may assist the applicant in developing their findings into teaching materials remitted to the GAHTC library.

The opportunity to join the SAH Field Seminar Program will help GAHTC members expand their research, gain unprecedented access to sites usually inaccessible to the general public, and to engage in an environment that fosters intellectual discussion. To ensure this opportunity for its members, the collaborative has established a $15,000 fund. Each grantee will receive $5,000 to fund travel and produce a lecture for the library. The GAHTC will fund three Field Seminar Travel grants.

For consideration, please submit a proposal that provides a brief introduction to the field site, an outline of the relevance of the SAH Field Seminar destination to the applicant’s survey teaching needs, as well as an analysis of how the proposed field visit may translate into a lecture for the GAHTC library. Please include and outline of the proposed lecture along with a short bio and CV. 

Submit your proposal to Eliana Hamdi Murchie at emurchie@mit.edu

[Grant proposal resources and templates]