CUNY Academy for the Humanities and Sciences

William Stewart Travel Awards

Established in 2002, the William Stewart Travel Awards provide grants of up to $500 to first, second, third or fouth year tenure-track assistant professors at CUNY for presenting, chairing or moderating at a scholarly conference from July 1, 2013 to June 30, 2014.

Previous award recipients may apply but may get lower award priority.  Applications will be considered on a rolling basis and early applications get special consideration.

Applications must be sent via email and email attachments to

Awardees must provide a copy of the conference program with the awardee’s name listed in his/her session. Awardees must use a NYS travel voucher to receive reimbursement for their expenses. They must submit original receipts for registration, transportation, and lodging related to the conference; there is no per diem, and food is not included. We may not be able to fund all submitted expenses.

The Award is valid only for the conference stated in the application.

The application form can be downloaded at

Professors Nora Glickman (GC & Queens College) and Stefan Baumrin (GC & Lehman) serve as the Awards Committee.

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