English Department Travel Grant Application

Welcome to the English Department’s travel grant application page. The English Department has several generous funds to support English department graduate students and undergraduate majors to travel for the purposes of: study abroad experiences, conference presentations and attendance, and research-related travel. A study abroad project must be institutionally recognized by UW. The funds are:

  • Eleanor M. Kambouris Student Excellence Fund
  • English Study Abroad Scholarship Award
  • Jane L. Tanner Study Abroad Award
  • Janice H. Harris Excellence Fund
  • Nanci and Sam Andrew English Department Graduate Studies Award

If anything in the application confuses you, please contact the English department at 766-6452 or engadmin@uwyo.edu and we will put you in touch with someone who can answer your questions.

Travel awards in the English department are administered by the department’s scholarship committee.

There are two application deadlines each year, one in the Fall and one in the Spring. Students must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 for these travel grants.

All travel grants are contingent on the proposed travel actually taking place; should travel be canceled for whatever reason, any disbursed funds must be returned. Recipients of either travel grants or merit awards may be required to send thank-you letters to the donors.

College of Arts and Sciences, English
Supplemental Questions
  1. Title of Study Abroad Course, Conference, Conference Presentation, and/or Research Project:
  2. Your role in the proposed travel (i.e. student in study abroad course, conference attendee/presenter, student researcher):
  3. Proposed dates of travel (be as specific as you can):
  4. Proposed location(s) of travel:
  5. Please upload a 1-page (single-spaced) personal statement that explains the nature of the travel experience you propose and your understanding of how the proposed travel will benefit you.
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