Student Travel Grants

Congratulations to our 2017 winners!

Pictured: Stephanie Alvarez (FAU), Sarah Boeshart (UF), Amber Byrge (ETSU), Taylor Chapman (UNCG), Michael Frazer (AU), Inaash Islam (VT), Zachary Johnson (UNCG), Megan Nanney (VT), Viki Peer (USF), Jennifer Turner (VT), Jamie Vaughn (FAU) Not Pictured: Mariah Cowell (UNCC), Sierra Schnable (UF)

Pictured: Stephanie Alvarez (FAU), Sarah Boeshart (UF), Amber Byrge (ETSU), Taylor Chapman (UNCG), Michael Frazer (AU), Inaash Islam (VT), Zachary Johnson (UNCG), Megan Nanney (VT), Viki Peer (USF), Jennifer Turner (VT), Jamie Vaughn (FAU)

Not Pictured: Mariah Cowell (UNCC), Sierra Schnable (UF)


Application Deadline: january 12, 2018

A total of $1,500 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 who attend college within the Southeastern region. Both undergraduate and graduate students are eligible.

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 12, 2018 to SEWSA President-Elect Dr. Phyllis Thompson at thompsop@etsu.edu. Recipients will be notified by January 19, 2018.