The Society of Architectural Historians is accepting applications for the 2015 SAH International Travel Grant Program. Generously funded by a grant from the Getty Foundation, the program provides funding to scholars from countries that have traditionally been underrepresented at the SAH Annual Conference to attend the 2015 conference in Chicago. The aim of the new program is to bring international academics, museum professionals and heritage conservationists to the SAH conference and to help them build upon their international professional networks.
SAH will award between 12 and 15 fellowships to practicing historians of the built environment in late 2014. The award covers the following:
Professionals working in a college, university, museum or conservation organization located in a country that has not traditionally been represented at the SAH Annual Conference are eligible to apply. Such areas include, but are not limited to, Asia, Africa, Latin America and Eastern Europe. SAH membership is not required to apply.The application deadline is September 1, 2014. For more information and to apply, please visit sah.org/getty-travel-grants.
- Travel expenses to and from the 2015 Annual Conference in Chicago, April 15-19 (sah.org/2015)
- Hotel accommodations
- A per diemConference registration
- Two years of membership in SAH
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