DEADLINE TO APPLY: SUNDAY, MAY 31ST, 2020

The Centre for the Study of the United States at the Munk School of Global Affairs & Public Policy is pleased to announce the 2020-2021 competition for Graduate Research Grants.

ELIGIBILITY AND TERMS:

The Graduate Research Grant Competition is open to University of Toronto graduate students who have matriculated into a PhD program, to support research (including preliminary research) undertaken for the dissertation. Students in all disciplines are encouraged to apply. At least two grants will be awarded in the amount of $1,500 CAD each. These awards are to be used primarily for research travel; in limited instances funds may be applied to presentations at major academic conferences. Funds may not be used to pay for normal living expenses or computers. Recipients will be expected to present on an aspect of their research in a CSUS Graduate Student Workshop during the 2020-2021 academic year. Deadline to apply is Sunday, May 31st, 2020. Awards will be announced within one month of the application deadline, and the grants will be available within one month thereafter.

APPLICATIONS MUST INCLUDE:

  1. Summary sheet stating the applicant’s name, address, phone, and e-mail; department; year entering department; proposed dissertation title; the name of the faculty committee members (and their departments), if relevant; and proposed use of funds.
  2. A summary (500 words) of the research project. This statement should explain the project’s relationship to either the interdisciplinary field of American Studies and/or to the study of the United States.
  3. A current CV.
  4. A detailed budget describing how the research funds would be spent.

SUBMISSION OF APPLICATION:

Emailed applications will be accepted as a single PDF file to the Director, Professor Nicholas Sammond, at csus.director@utoronto.ca with a cc to csus@utoronto.ca by Sunday, May 31st, 2020.

For additional information, please contact Professor Sammond at: csus.director@utoronto.ca.

 

Deadline: May 31st, 2020