The Association for Women in Slavic Studies (AWSS) Graduate Research Prize is awarded annually to fund promising graduate level research in any field of Slavic/East European/Central Asian studies by a woman or on a topic in Women's or Gender Studies related to Slavic Studies/East Europe/Central Asia by either a woman or a man. Graduate students who are at any stage of master's or doctoral level research are eligible.
The grant can be used to support expenses related to completion of a thesis or dissertation, as well as travel, services, and/or materials. The award carries a cash prize of $1000.00. Nominations and self-nominations are welcome. In addition to two letters of recommendation, please send a CV, a letter of application in which you outline how the money will be used and why it is necessary for progress on the project and, if appropriate, a list of archives and/or libraries or other research resources that you plan to use.
Completed submissions must be received by September 1, 2016.
Please send them to Committee Chair, Sharon Kowalsky, Associate
Professor of History, Texas A&M, Commerce: Sharon.Kowalsky@tamuc.edu
Texas A&M University-Commerce
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