US Citizen Travel Grants

Individual members of AIBS may be eligible for funding for conference travel for the presentation of papers or organization of panels that include topics relevant to Bangladesh studies at scholarly conferences. We can provide up to $600 for travel to conferences within the United States.

**There are currently no funds for International Travel Grants for US Citizens at this time.**

In order to be considered for a travel award, applicants must submit the following 30 days prior to travel:

  • travel grant application (see below for access to the on-line application)
  • CV
  • Abstract
  • Letter of invitation from the conference
  • Letter of recommendation (graduate students only)

Please email aibs@southasia.wisc.edu for access to the on-line application with enough time to submit the proper paperwork in time to meet 30 day deadline.

To become an AIBS individual member (membership fee is $25 annually), please click here.

Once awarded, grantees will be funded through re-imbursement. Save all travel receipts and upon completion of travel, please fill out and return the Final Report and  Travel Reimbursement Form. These forms must be submitted within 30 days after your presentation in order to receive travel grant funds.