ACMRS Graduate Travel Awards

ACMRS offers travel/research fellowships of $500 for graduate student affiliates at Arizona State University, Northern Arizona University, and the University of Arizona. The fellowships can be used for travel to conferences or archives in 2020. One fellowship will be reserved for a student focusing on medieval studies and one for a student focusing on early modern studies.

Applications are due March 2nd, 2021.

The application consists of:

  • a one-page description of the conference and/or archive, and its significance for your professional development and/or research
  • a current CV

We will begin accepting applications in the fall of 2020.


ACMRS-ICMS Graduate Conference Fellowship

The Arizona Center for Medieval & Renaissance Studies is pleased to announce that we are offering a graduate student award for the best paper to be presented at the International Congress on Medieval Studies held in Kalamazoo, MI the following May. Thanks to a special arrangement with the Medieval Institute at Western Michigan University, the award covers travel, on-campus housing and meals, and a conference registration waiver. The award recipient will also receive a special notation in the conference program.

Applicants should be graduate students in good standing at one of the three public universities represented by ACMRS: Arizona State University, Northern Arizona University, and the University of Arizona.

For the current program and information on the Congress, visit the Medieval Institute website.

To apply, please send:

  • a copy of the proposed paper (approximately 10-12 pages)
  • a current CV
  • the names and contact information for 2 professional references

Application Deadline: February 15, 2021 for the 2022 Congress

Applications can be emailed to Ayanna Thompson

[The recipient should plan ahead and be prepared to submit the abstract for their award-winning paper by the conference deadline for 2022, ideally to a sponsored or special session. Although individual panels are determined by their organizers, the Medieval Institute guarantees placement in the program.]