Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
179
Days
June 1 2022
Application Deadline
1
Awarded last year
No
Renewable
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Stella Blum Student Research Grant

Description

The Stella Blum Student Research Grant is intended to assist the research of a current undergraduate or graduate student who is a member of the Costume Society of America and conducting original research in the field of North American costume. The grant has an additional stipend of up to $600 and a day-of-presentation registration fee, also funded by the CSA Endowment, is awarded to allow the recipient to present the completed research at a CSA National Symposium. The applicant must be a CSA member in good standing, must be a student matriculating, at the time of the funded research, in a degree program at an accredited institution, and must propose research projects in the field of North American costume. If the research proposal involves human subjects and/or interviews, appropriate Institutional Review Board (IRB) approval must be submitted before the initial grant payment is made. The Project Proposal must be 1000 words uploaded as a pdf addressing the topics mentioned in the program page. Kindly see the website for more information. There must be two (2) recommendations which could be downloaded from the website, one from the research project supervisor and another from someone familiar with the applicantÔÇÖs academic record, preferably a faculty member.

Amount Details

$3,000
Low Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student or a graduate student
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
  • CheckmarkBoth full-time and part-time students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying History, Art History, Arts, Historic Preservation and Conservation, Museum Studies, Performing Arts
  • CheckmarkMust be affiliated with Costume Society of America

How to Apply

What you'll need:

  • Checkmark Other - Summary of college education, Summary of high school education, Listing of all related professional activities, memberships, internships and volunteer positions, and publications, Summary of professional employment history, Project Proposal, and Letters or emails of permission from any research site, museum, or library that the applicant intends to visit for research
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Contact Ms. Virginia Wimberley
Committee Chair
vwimberl@ches.ua.edu
Tel: 800-272-9447 Address P.O. Box 852
Columbus, GA 31902-0852