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Graduate Research Awards

Are you planning to travel domestically or abroad for research, a conference or an internship? The Graduate Student Research Grants, sponsored by the SIS Dean's Office and the SIS Graduate Student Council, are designed to subsidize the costs of travel and/or conference registration, while also promoting SIS Graduate student scholarship and professionalism.

Grant recipients will be given up to $500 for domestic travel and up to $1000 for travel abroad.

Click here to download the application guidelines, instructions, form, and a list of Frequently Asked Questions.

Click here to read about some of the Summer 2013 grant recipients.

Summer 2014 Applications are due by Monday, March 17, 2014.

Please send any questions to gradresearchgrants@american.edu.

Please note that a Graduate Research Grant cannot be used to fund a SIS Summer Abroad Program OR a SIS Practicum. 

SIS Research Blog 2011

Ecuador's Intag Valley

Learn about the research work being done by the 2011 Graduate Research Grant winners.

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