African Studies Research Grants (SITG)

Up to four grants in the amount of $4,000 each will be awarded to students in their third year who will spend a minimum of eight weeks conducting research in Africa.

Up to four grants in the amount of $4,000 each will be awarded to students in their third year who will spend a minimum of eight weeks conducting research in Africa.

Applications need to indicate a related topic for the BA paper and specific research goals for the summer.

Deadline Information

Deadline: Friday, February 10, 2017

Eligibility Requirements

Eligible students are those registered at the University of Chicago for the spring quarter before the summer they go abroad and will be registered the following fall quarter.

Research grants are primarily for third-year students in the College, but exceptional second-year students and fourth-year students who plan to spend part or all of a fifth year in the College are also eligible to apply.

For more information on this opportunity, please contact: 
Elana Kranz
773.834.5424