Dissertation Grants for Graduate Students

AABS invites applications for grants of up to $2,000 to support doctoral dissertation research and write-up in any field of Baltic Studies. Funds may be used for travel to research site, equipment, duplication or other needs as specified.

Proposals will be evaluated according to the scholarly potential of the applicant, and the quality and scholarly importance of the proposed work, especially to the development of Baltic Studies. Applicants must currently be enrolled in a PhD program and have completed all requirements for a PhD except the dissertation.

AWARD: Up to $2,000


Application deadline

The application deadline for the 2020–2021 academic year has passed. The application procedure for the 2021–2022 academic year will be announced in late 2020.

Guidelines for Application:

1. Complete the online application form.

2. The application must include a proposal packet (single PDF file), which must consist of the following:

a) A 500-word proposal (in English);

b) A one-page budget specifying expenses (in English);

c) Curriculum Vitae (in English);

d) Evidence of current enrollment in a PhD program;

e) A writing sample of no more than 25 pages (in English).

Applicants must be current AABS members at the time of application.

Questions and applications should be addressed to Vice President of Professional Development, Dr. Ineta Dabašinskienė, and sent electronically to aabs@uw.edu.

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