Conference Travel Grants

The CMRS Center for Early Global Studies offers funding in the form of travel reimbursement for UCLA graduate students to attend conferences, symposia, or professional meetings, to present research or scholarly papers on any topic in the field of Medieval and Renaissance Studies.

Note: While travel is restricted by the COVID-19 pandemic, students may apply for Conference Travel grants for reimbursement of registration fees to attend Zoom/virtual conferences and meetings

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Please apply at least two weeks in advance of travel departure date. Send the following materials to Professor Zrinka Stahuljak (CMRS-CEGS Director) at zs@humnet.ucla.edu:

  • Letter of request describing the conference to be attended
  • Name of the paper or project that will be presented
  • Budget of travel expenses and/or registration fees for which reimbursement is requested (Mileage in excess of 250 miles cannot be reimbursed.)

The maximum funding is $1,000; only once per applicant per academic year.

View the list of CMRS-CEGS Conference Travel Grant recipients.