KU - African American Experience Collections: Alyce Hunley Whayne Visiting Researchers Travel Award
Kenneth Spencer Research Library at the University of Kansas is pleased to announce the availability of three travel grants to facilitate research and use of the library’s collections. The amount available for each award is $1,000.
Travel grants will be awarded to faculty, undergraduates, graduate students, or independent researchers living outside a 100 mile radius from Lawrence, Kansas. Applicants must document a research agenda requiring the need for in-person access to materials held by Kenneth Spencer Research Library. Grant money may be used for travel, lodging, and other expenses while pursuing research at the library.
Award recipients may be asked to give a brief, informal presentation about their research topic during their visit.
Application procedures and deadline
To apply, please complete and submit theonline travel award application. Applications must be submitted by December 31, 2018, for travel from March through December 2019.
Alyce Hunley Whayne Visiting Researchers Travel Award Deborah Dandridge Field Archivist and Curator African American Experience Collections firstname.lastname@example.org 785-864-2028
Alexander and Valentine Janta Endowment Travel Award Karen S. Cook Special Collections Librarian email@example.com 785-864-3357
Spencer Research Library Travel Award Sheryl Williams Curator of Collections firstname.lastname@example.org 785-864-2027