Grant Procedures


Guidelines for Undergraduate Student Grants and Awards 2018-2019

Thanks to generous private support, the Carolina Center for Jewish Studies is able to offer several grants supporting undergraduate student research and travel.

 

Eligibility: Applicants must  be full-time Carolina undergraduate students. All students who receive grants from the Carolina Center for Jewish  Studies will be expected to complete a brief follow-up report within six weeks of completion of the grant.
Application Procedures: Only completed applications will be considered. Download and complete the appropriate form for the grant for which you wish to apply and email your completed application materials in a single PDF file to jewishstudies@unc.edu.
For further information, please email jewishstudies@unc.edu or call 962-1509.


Research grants: (award amounts:  $500-3,000)
Deadline: February 25, 2019 at 5:00pm

Tesla LeeWith these grants, the Carolina Center for Jewish Studies supports undergraduate student research that relates to the field of Jewish Studies. Grants can be used to reimburse travel costs pertaining to research projects and/or costs for materials required for research.
Application Form: Undergraduate Student Research 2019

 


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Travel and Study Abroad grants: (award amounts:  $500-3,000)
Deadline:  February 25, 2019 at 5:00pm
With these grants, the Carolina Center for Jewish Studies supports undergraduate student travel that relates to the field of Jewish Studies. Grants can be used to reimburse travel costs and/or costs for study abroad programs.

Please note: if you are registering for a UNC study abroad class, you should apply for a grant through the UNC Study Abroad office. The application below is for travel and other study abroad opportunities.

Application Form:  Undergraduate Student Travel and Study Abroad 2019

 


Christopher Browning Holocaust Studies research  and travel grants (award amounts: $500-1,200)
Deadline: February 25, 2019 at 5:00pm

With these grants, the Carolina Center for Jewish Studies supports undergraduate and graduate student research and travel related to the field of Holocaust studies. This grant can be used to reimburse travel costs pertaining to research projects and/or costs for materials required for research as well as to reimburse costs for travel, room, board, and registration costs at domestic or international conferences. Students applying for grants to present at a conference must already have a paper on a Holocaust Studies topic accepted for delivery at an academic conference. Please note that for scholarly meetings, the maximum amount of support is $1,000 for a domestic conference and $1,200 for an international conference. Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students working in Holocaust Studies.
Application Form: Christopher Browning Holocaust Research Travel 2019


 

 

NEW in 2019: Frances Carol Eizenstat Student Travel grant (award amounts: up to $2,500) Deadline: February 25, 2019 at 5:00pm.

With this grant, the Carolina Center for Jewish Studies supports undergraduate and graduate student travel to sites in Eastern Europe, the Middle East and around the world that are significant for understanding modern Jewish history. Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students working in the field of Jewish Studies.
Application Form: Frances Carol Eizenstat Student Travel 2019


NEW in 2019: Marcie Cohen Ferris Research and Travel grants (award amounts: up to $1,200) Deadline: February 25, 2019 at 5:00pm.

 

With this grant, the Carolina Center for Jewish Studies supports undergraduate and graduate student research and travel in the fields of American Jewish Studies and/or Jewish Studies Gender Studies. This grant can be used to reimburse travel costs pertaining to research projects and/or costs for materials required for research as well as to reimburse costs for travel, room, board, and registration costs at domestic or international conferences. Students applying for grants to present at a conference must already have a paper on a American Jewish Studies or Jewish Gender Studies topic accepted for delivery at an academic conference. Please note that for scholarly meetings, the maximum amount of support is $1,000 for a domestic conference and $1,200 for an international conference. Applicants must be undergraduate or graduate students working in Jewish Studies.
Application Form: Marcie Cohen Ferris Research Travel 2019