SAMUEL H. KRESS FOUNDATION CAA CONFERENCE TRAVEL FELLOWSHIP FOR INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARS
About the Grant
Recognizing the value of first-hand exchanges of ideas and experience among art historians, the Kress Foundation is offering support for international scholars participating as speakers at the CAA Annual Conference. The scholarly focus of the papers must be European art before 1830. The Fellowships will cover a portion of international airfare and/or some portion of other travel expenses. Successful applicants will also receive complimentary conference registration. Submissions for this travel grant begin in early July, once approved sessions have been announced. Nominations for this award are due August 26, 2019.
Session chairs are invited to nominate qualified speakers in their sessions after mid-July. The following application materials must be submitted:
By the session chair:
- A description of the session
- A few sentences on the applicant's contribution to the session
By the applicant—
- Abstract of the applicant's talk
- Shortened CV for applicant (approximately 2 pages)
- A letter of interest from the applicant
- Budget of travel expenses
Applicants will be invited to submit their application materials upon successful completion of the nomination form by the session chair.
For questions regarding travel grants, please contact Cali Buckley, Grants and Special Programs Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org.