Terra Foundation Research Travel Grants for International Scholars USA 2017

Terra Foundation Research Travel Grants 2017

The Terra Foundation invites applications for research travel grants from doctoral students and postdoctoral and senior scholars outside the United States. Terra Foundation Research Travel Grants for International Scholars, USA, and applications are submitted till January 15, 2017

Course Level: Grants are available to doctoral students and postdoctoral and senior scholars for short-term research travel

Study Subject: Grants provide support for research on topics concerning American art and visual culture

Scholarship Award

Nine to thirteen grants are awarded annually (up to 5 of them are specifically dedicated to scholars from Asia, Africa, and Latin America) as follows:
Up to $6,000 per grant for doctoral students from Europe, Canada, Australia, and New Zealand;
Up to $7,000 per grant for doctoral students from Asia, Africa, and Latin America;
Up to $9,000 per grant for all postdoctoral and senior scholars
Grant funds will be disbursed in two installments. The first installment (80% of the total grant) is paid before the recipient’s departure to the United States. The second installment (up to 20% of the total grant) is paid to the recipient after receipt of the final report

Eligibility Criteria

The foundation only accepts proposals from doctoral students and postdoctoral and senior scholars outside the United States

Grant Requirements:

Travel should be undertaken within one calendar year after the announcement of the selection results

Final report must be submitted within three months of completion of travel. It should include a description of the travel undertaken as a result of the grant, an assessment of the research accomplished, and a financial report detailing grant expenditures

Recipients must acknowledge the support of TFAA in any publication that results from research conducted during the grant

Nationality: Grants are open for international scholars (except USA)

How to Apply

Completed application forms and all required attachments must be written in English and must be written in English and submitted by email travelgrants-at-terraamericanart.eu
Please include one copy of each of the following: - See more at www.scholarshipsbar.com

Important Dates

Scholarship Applications are due on 17th January 2017
Awards will be announced in April 2017