Department of History - Spring 2021 Online/Virtual Conference Award Application

Department of History - Spring 2021 Online/Virtual Conference Award Application


Application Deadline - Friday, April 16, 2021

The Department of History Online/Virtual Conference Award provides support to students for up to $500.00 annually.  We are calling for application to support online registration for conferences held between September 2020 and June 2021. In the event that the number of applications exceed the funding allotted, applicants who have never received a conference travel award will be given priority. Students accepted to and presenting at a conference between the deadlines may apply retroactively.

Students receiving this award will be reimbursed for online conference registration expenses (no exceptions). Original receipt(s) must be submitted to the Graduate Office for reimbursement after the conference.

Student must submit the following to the Graduate Office by the deadline. Please e-mail all supporting documents to

  1. On-line Application Form (below)
  2. Completed OSOTF form (if applicable)
  3. Conference Program
  4. Detailed budget
  5. Statement of the conference’s relevance to your work.

Please Note: The Awards and Fellowships Committee will not consider candidates for whom there is no current Supervisory Progress Report on file.

Application Form

Please e-mail completed OSOTF form to by naming the file as follow: Lastname, FirstInitial - Winter2020_OSOTF

It does not disquality you from receiving the Conference Award f your answer is NO

Other documents required to complete the Conference Travel Award application

Please e-mail the following documents in one file in Word/Excel/PDF format to naming the files as follows:

  • Statement of the conference’s relevance to your work - Lastname, FirstInitial - Spring2021_TravelAwardStatement
  • Detailed budget for the conference - Lastname, FirstInitial - Spring2021_TravelAwardBudget
  • Completed OSOTF form (if applicable) - Lastname, FirstInitial - Spring2021_OSOTF