Travel grants available to attend conference on archives outside of the former Soviet Union related to the Holodomor

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Type: 
Grant
Date: 
June 15, 2019
Location: 
Alberta, Canada
Subject Fields: 
Archival Science, Eastern Europe History / Studies, Holocaust, Genocide, and Memory Studies, Russian or Soviet History / Studies, Research and Methodology

The Holodomor Research and Education Consortium (HREC) announces the availability of stipends to support attendance by early career scholars at the conference Documenting the Famine of 1932-1933 in Ukraine: Archival Collections on the Holodomor outside the former Soviet Union, to be held at the University of Alberta on November 1-2, 2019. A conference concept and preliminary program may be found on the HREC website, www.holodomor.ca 

A limited number of travel grants of up to $1,500 CAD are available to support scholars in deepening their knowledge of these under-researched archival sources with the aim of stimulating further research and publication.

HREC is a project of the Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies at the University of Alberta.

To apply, please send by June 15, 2019, via email to hrec@ualberta.ca with the subject line "Archives conference travel grant" the following:

1) c.v.;

2) Statement explaining why you would like to participate (250-500 words);

3) Proposed topic for a short presentation (10-15 min. maximum) for day two of the conference;

4) Letter of recommendation.

 

Contact Info: 

Marta Baziuk, Executive Director

Holodomor Research and Education Consortium, Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies, University of Alberta

hrec@ualberta.ca | 416-923-4732

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