Applications are currently on submission for the Terra Foundation International Research Travel Grants in USA 2018,all applications are to be submitted before the deadline and only eligible persons will be considered for the program.
Terra Foundation Research Travel Grants provide support for research on topics concerning American art and visual culture prior to 1980. These grants enable scholars outside the United States to consult resources that are only available within the United States.
Level: Grants are available to doctoral students and postdoctoral and senior scholars for short-term research travel.
Field(s): Grants provide support for research on topics concerning American art and visual culture.
Scholarship covers: Nine to thirteen grants are awarded annually as follows:
-Up to $6,000 per grant for doctoral students from Europe, North America, Australia, and New Zealand;
-Up to $7,000 per grant for doctoral students from Asia, Africa, and South America; and
-Up to $9,000 per grant for all postdoctoral and senior scholars.
Funds can be used for related transportation, lodging, meals, and research fees and expenses. They cannot be used for the purchase of computers or other equipment.
School(Institutions/ Country): | USA
Beneficiaries(Target Groups): 2016 Terra Foundation Research Travel Grants are targeted for international scholars (except USA).
The Terra Foundation Research Travel Grants accepts proposals from doctoral students and postdoctoral and senior scholars outside the United States. Grant requirements:
- Travel should be undertaken within one calendar year after the announcement of the selection results.
- Final report must be submitted within three months of completion of travel. It should include a description of the travel undertaken as a result of the grant, an assessment of the research accomplished, and a financial report detailing grant expenditures.
- Recipients must acknowledge the support of TFAA in any publication that results from research conducted during the grant.
Scholarship Application Method
The Terra Foundation for American Art has moved its grant applications to an online system. With the new process, grant seekers will benefit from a streamlined application process.
To access the online application form for Terra Foundation Research Travel Grants to the United States, click here.
Review the FAQ for additional information on the online application process.
‣ Scholarship Applications are due on January 17, 2018.
‣ Application forms and guidelines can be download from the official website
‣ It is important to read the application procedure, and visit the official websites (link found below) for detailed information on how to apply for this scholarship.