IREX Short-Term Travel Grants in Social Sciences and the Humanities


AGENCY: International Research and Exchanges Board

PROGRAM: IREX offers three types of travel grants for scholarly projects involving Central and Eastern Europe, Eurasia, and Mongolia. Support is available for brief visits (1-2 weeks) for individuals who do not require administrative assistance from IREX. Those seeking aid with visas, housing, placements, etc. should apply to IREX research programs.

QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must be US citizens who have the PhD or equivalent professional degree. Only those proposals that give evidence of exceptional merit, feasibility, and substantial prior planning will be considered.

MONETARY SUPPORT: Grants will normally not exceed $2,500. Grants in support of APEX airfare on a U.S. carrier and a per diem for up to two weeks not to exceed $75 a day.

DEADLINES: 02/01/94 06/01/94 10/01/94

CONTACT:

          International Research and Exchanges Board
          1616 H Street, NW
          Washington, DC  20006
ATTN:     Lisa M. LeMair
          Program Officer, (202)628-8188