A limited number of travel subsidies are available for junior faculty and advanced graduate students to attend American University’s conference “How Jewish is the Jewish State? Religion and Society in Israel.”
Applications for travel subsidies are due September 15, 2014. Notification will be made by October 1, 2014.
Travel Subsidy Application
Thanks to the generosity of the Knapp Family Foundation, American University has funds to subsidize the participation of faculty and advanced graduate students in the conference “How Jewish is the Jewish State? Religion and Society in Israel.” The maximum award will be $500 per person. Applicants for the travel subsidy should submit via email the following:
1) A brief letter addressing how this conference contributes to their professional agenda.
2) An itemized budget for travel (including air and ground transportation, and hotel).
3) Other sources (potential and received) of funding for attending this conference.
4) Amount of subsidy requested.
Please submit all applications for travel subsidy by email to israelstudies[[at]]american.edu
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