To bring together scholars who explain historical phenomena using the methods of the social sciences

Travel grants

The organization of the ESSHC has a limited number of travel grants available for participants from low-income regions. This grant consists of financial support of Euro 250 and/or a waiver of the conference fee.


How to apply for a travel grant

  • Candidates must be affiliated to an institution conducting research in the subjects covered by the ESSHC
  • The applicant must submit a paper proposal with abstract within the scope of the ESSHC 2018 and his/her proposal must be accepted for presentation
  • Applications must be received by the ESSHC secretariat by October 1, 2017
  • The applicant should submit the following documents:

 

  1. A letter with formal request
  2. A letter of recommendation from the head of the applicant's department or his or her thesis supervisor on the institute's stationary
  3. A readable photocopy of applicant's identity card or passport
  4. A brief curriculum vitae of the applicant (max 1 page)
  5. An estimate of the budget covering travel and accommodation (not including the conference fee)


• Travel grants will be awarded on a competitive basis by the conference organization
• Notification of travel grants will be sent to awardees no later than November 15, 2017.


Send application to:

ESSHC secretariat
PO Box 2169
1000 CD Amsterdam
The Netherlands