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Doctoral Student Travel Award

The AAIS is pleased to announce a call for applications for travel awards for doctoral students who are ABD and will present their research at the joint AAIS-AATI conference at the University of Arizona, March 26-29, 2020. The AAIS will award six travel grants of $500.00 each. 

Please send the following to Ellen Nerenberg (enerenberg@wesleyan.edu) and Monica Seger (mjseger@wm.edu) by February 7, 2020: 

• A 250-word abstract of the proposed paper.

• A brief statement (150 words maximum) describing how the paper is related to the doctoral dissertation.

• A brief biographical blurb.

• A letter of acceptance of the papers from the panel/roundtable organizer. 

• A brief letter of support from the primary dissertation advisor.

Past Recipients of the Graduate Student Travel Award


Six Graduate Student Travel Awards were granted for the conference in Winston-Salem:

  • Lauren De Camilla, The Ohio State University
  • Ashley Lindeman, Florida State
  • Dario Marcucci, CUNY Graduate Center
  • Eleanor Payntor, The Ohio State University
  • Victoria White, UC Davis
  • Emiliano Zappalà, University of Warwick


Seven Graduate Student Travel Awards were granted for the conference in Sorrento:

  • Felicity Brunner, Universität Zürich
  • Jim Carter, University of Michigan
  • Leyla Livraghi, University of Pisa
  • Dan Paul, The Ohio State University
  • Paolo Saporito, McGill University
  • Angeline Young, Arizona State University
  • Victor Xavier Zarour Zarzar, The Graduate Center, CUNY 

Six Graduate Student Travel Awards were granted for the conference in Columbus:

  • Brian DeGrazia, New York University
  • Barbara Martelli, University of Auckland
  • Dalila Missero, Università di Bologna
  • Luca Peretti, Yale University
  • Kevin Regan-Maglione, University of Oregon
  • Louise Zamparutti, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

  • Lucia Gemmani, Indiana University, Bloomington
  • Anna Wainwright, New York University
  • Juliano Saccomani, University of Georgia
  • Merry Low, Florida State University
  • Daniela d’Eugenio, CUNY, Graduate Center
  • Sasha Goldman, Boston University



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AAIS Senior Graduate Assistant, Giulio Genovese (giuliog@sas.upenn.edu)

AAIS Graduate Assistant, Deion Dresser


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