Student Travel Grants

Congratulations to our 2018 winners!

 Pictured: Suman Barat (University of Georgia), Tanya Brinkley (Georgia State University), Carly Lewis (CofC), Gina Marie Mangravite (UNC Chapel Hill), Heather Menefee (UNC Chapel Hill), Kara Russell (ETSU), Neylis Sanchez (USF), Jennifer Stowe (USC), Jamie Vaughn (FAU), Cora Webb (CofC), Megan Wiedeman (USF)  Not pictured: Rebecca Weissman (USC)

Pictured: Suman Barat (University of Georgia), Tanya Brinkley (Georgia State University), Carly Lewis (CofC), Gina Marie Mangravite (UNC Chapel Hill), Heather Menefee (UNC Chapel Hill), Kara Russell (ETSU), Neylis Sanchez (USF), Jennifer Stowe (USC), Jamie Vaughn (FAU), Cora Webb (CofC), Megan Wiedeman (USF)

Not pictured: Rebecca Weissman (USC)


Application Deadline: january 28, 2019

A total of $1,000 is available for student travel grants to the annual SEWSA conference. Student travel grants of up to $100 each will be awarded to students presenting papers at the SEWSA conference and attend the conference business lunch to receive their award. Both undergraduate and graduate students who attend college within the Southeastern region are eligible and encouraged to apply. Priority will be given to students at institutions with SEWSA institutional memberships.

The application will consist of the following:

  • Student's name
  • Academic affiliation
  • Enrollment year
  • Contact information (physical address, email address, and phone number)
  • Brief statement including the paper title, explanation of interest for attending SEWSA and connection to student's interests, work, and goals.

Requests should be submitted via email by January 28, 2019 to SEWSA President-Elect, Stacy Keltner, at skeltner@kennesaw.edu. Recipients will be notified by February 4, 2019.