Mellon Foundation European Endowment Research & Travel Awards

Mellon Foundation European Endowment Research & Travel Awards

The Institute for European Studies offers research and conference travel awards to graduate students working on European topics research, as well as support for formal language programs. These EURO programs for graduate students are funded under a grant from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

EURO Graduate Student Professional Development Grant

Deadline: April 1

Awards: Research travel grants will normally not exceed $500*; International travel grants will normally not exceed $1,000*

To help graduate students who require support for research travel or travel for participation in a structured academic internship program or formal language training programs. The research, internship or language program must focus on topics related to contemporary European studies or a modern European language. Research funds may be used to conduct preliminary thesis or dissertation feasibility studies or to compile evidence for their Master's thesis or dissertation. While priority is given to students pursuing an MA or doctoral minor in European Studies, all IU graduate students are welcome to apply.

*Additional funds may be available for short-term stays dedicated to data collection, interviews, and pre-dissertation fieldwork.

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