British Women Writers Association

For scholars of 18th-19th century British women writers

Travel Grant App, BWWC ’19, Due 4/1

Graduate students, independent scholars, and contingent faculty are invited to apply for a BWWA travel grant for BWWC 2019. The deadline for travel grant submissions is April 1st. 

To qualify for a BWWA travel grant, applicants must:

  • Be currently enrolled as full time graduate students;
  • Be currently employed in non-tenured, part-time, or adjunct positions; or
  • Have completed their doctorates within the last ten years and be unaffiliated with any university.

Please submit the following information as an attachment to by April 1, 2019:

  • A copy of your conference proposal
  • A brief cover letter specifying:
  • Award being applied for: Graduate Student Travel Award or Independent Scholar/ Contingent Faculty Travel Award
  • Information regarding your previous affiliation with the BWWA
  • Anticipated travel distance
  • Any other pertinent details of employment.

Submission Directions:

  • All of the application documents should be part of one single attachment file.
  • The attachment should be a MS Word doc or Adobe pdf.
  • The file name should start with the applicant’s last name (ex. smith_bwwcapp.doc).
  • The subject line of the email should indicate:
    • Award being applied for: Graduate Student Travel Award or Independent Scholar/ Contingent Faculty Travel Award
    • Period that best fits the project: early to mid 18th-century, late 18th-century to early 19th-century, mid 19th-century to early 20th-century
Alicia Carroll

Associate Professor
Faculty Advisor
BWWC 2019
9030 Haley Center
Auburn University
Auburn AL 36849
Office phone: 334-844-9058
Fax: (334) 844-9027

About Kirstyn Leuner

I'm an assistant professor of English at Santa Clara University. I teach and study digital humanities, British literature of the long 18th century, writing, women writers, book history, Romanticism, and more.

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