Call for Proposals: Louise Seaman Bechtel Visiting Travel Grant Program

Suzan Alteri's picture
July 5, 2018
Florida, United States
Subject Fields: 
American History / Studies, Childhood and Education, British History / Studies, Literature, Women's & Gender History / Studies

The Baldwin Library of Historical Children's Literature at the University of Florida is now accepting applications for the new Louise Seaman Bechtel Visiting Travel Grant program.

Grants of up to $1,500 for US residents or $2,500 (not inclusive of taxes) are available for international residents to undertake research in one of the largest collections of Anglo-American children's literature in the world. Recipients also must give a work in progress colloquium to the university community during residency.

Proposals are due Thursday, July 5, 2018, with award notifications expected later in the month of July.

For more information, inlcuding eligibility and procedures, please visit

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Suzan Alter, Curator, University of Florida


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