Willson Center Graduate Research Award

Apply Online

  • Deadlines:
    • September 4 (current academic year)
    • January 15 (current academic year)

The Willson Center Graduate Research Award provides support of up to $1,250 to arts and humanities graduate students for relevant expenses related to completion of their degrees. Graduate students may be supported in travel to archives, installations and performances. Reason must be given for support of the proposed activity in context of research excellence.

Application is open to any arts and humanities student registered for an advanced degree. Applicants may give a lecture or presentation of their work at another institution during the award of this grant, including at major national or international conferences. It is a requirement that the Willson Center be recognized as a source of support in any such activity.

Previous graduate student research and performance grant recipients are ineligible.

Provided below are examples of successful Graduate Research Award applications:

Example 1

Example 2

Read more