Tag Archives: Funding

GSAS Travel Grant Program

The Dean of the Graduate School of Arts and Science (GSAS) provides funds to graduate students in the humanities, social sciences and sciences for travel to professional meetings and conferences to present invited papers or posters. The Dean’s Student Travel Grant Program provides a total of 225 awards each year, in the amount of $500 each, to help students defray the cost of presenting their scholarly work. The grant may be used for travel, lodging, and related expenses.

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Travel Grant for Draper Students!

The Draper Program is pleased to offer a travel grant of $200 specifically for Draper students to travel to academic conferences. Applications for the current period are due October 31, 2015. Please see the full details and application here.

Upcoming Events on the Fulbright U.S. Student Program

IIE Webinar: Launch of 2016-2017 Competition: Getting Started 

Wednesday April 8, 2015, 2:00pm – 3:00pm | Online Webinar
A complete IIE webinar schedule can be found here.

National Fellowship Opportunities Panel: Hear From The Experts

Thursday April 9, 2015, 5:30pm – 7:00pm | Wasserman Presentation Room A 133 East 13th Street 2nd Floor

Hear from the experts who have been awarded prestigious national and global fellowships such as Fulbright, Boren, and Global Health Corps. Panelists will review the goals and eligibility criteria for select fellowship programs, discuss the diverse skills that can be honed and/or acquired through completing a fellowship, and provide tips on preparing a competitive application among other topics. A question and answer session will follow the panel. Time will be reserved for informal networking. RSVP here

Fulbright U.S. Student Program Information Session for Graduate Students

Friday April 17, 2015, Noon – 1:00pm | Wasserman Presentation Room B 133 East 13th Street 2nd Floor

This seminar provides an overview of the Fulbright U.S. Student Program, discusses the differences between research/study and English Teaching Assistantship grants, offers advice on selecting a Fulbright destination, and reviews the Fulbright competition timeline and application components. RSVP here

Fulbright Research/Study Application Development Workshop for Graduate Students

Thursday April 23, 2015, 1:00pm – 2:00 pm | Wasserman Presentation Room B 133 East 13th Street 2nd Floor

This workshop is open to graduate students who are considering applying for a Fulbright U.S. Student Research/Study Grant. Topics to be addressed include: the online application, transcripts, letter of affiliation, letters of recommendation, and writing the personal statement and research project proposal. Students will leave this workshop having created an individualized action plan for managing the Fulbright application. RSVP here

Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship Application Development Workshop for Graduate Students

Friday May 1, 2015, 1:30pm – 2:30 pm | Wasserman Presentation Room B 133 East 13th Street 2nd Floor

This workshop is open to NYU graduate students who are considering applying for a Fulbright U.S. Student English Teaching Assistantship (ETA) Grant. Topics to be addressed include: the online application, transcripts, letters of recommendation, and writing the personal statement and the statement of grant purpose. Students will leave this workshop having created an individualized action plan for managing the Fulbright application. RSVP here

Webinar: Fulbright U.S. Student Program Information Session for Graduate Students

Wednesday May 13, 2015, 10:00am – 11:00am | Online Webinar

This seminar provides an overview of the Fulbright U.S. Student Program, discusses the differences between research/study and English Teaching Assistantship grants, offers advice on selecting a Fulbright destination, and reviews the Fulbright competition timeline and application components. RSVP here

For more information on Fulbright, please visit this website.

Travel Grant Winner!

We are delighted to announce that Faye Lu has won the Draper travel grant for the September 1  – October 31 drawing period. This $200 award will help defray the cost of traveling to the Film and History conference in Madison, Wisconsin where she will present her paper “Creating ‘the World’ in Exile: Women Without Men by Shirin Neshat”.

Congratulations, Faye!

Our next drawing will be on Monday, January 5th. If you will be travelling for an upcoming conference, consider applying! You can submit your application any time between now and December 31st, 2014.

The application and more information can be found here.

 

NYU Animal Studies Initiative Offering Funding to Graduate Students

The NYU Animal Studies Initiative will make two awards of $3,000 each to support NYU graduate students participating in Minding Animals 3, which will be held in New Delhi, India, January 11-18, 2015. Minding Animals is the premier event for animal studies scholars from around the world.

The deadline for submitting abstracts is August 15th. For more information and to submit an abstract, visit the conference website here.