The Louisiana State University Special Collections department invites applications to our 2020-2021 research travel grant program. Grants of at least $1,000 are available to support travel, lodging, and additional expenses during a research visit to Baton Rouge, LA. Collection strengths include the Louisiana and Lower Mississippi Valley Collections (LLMVC), comprised of over 10 million manuscript items, 50,000 published materials, and 250,000 photographs documenting the region's social, economic, political, cultural, literary, environmental, and military history. Additional collection strengths can be found online: https://lib.lsu.edu/special/CC.
For more details about the application process, see https://lib.lsu.edu/special/research/grant. Applications are due April 30, 2020. Applicants will be notified with a funding decision by early June.
Amanda Hawk, Head of Public and Research Services
Hill Memorial Library
95 Field House Dr.
Louisiana State University Libraries
Baton Rouge, LA 70803-3300