University of Alberta, Edmonton, November 1-2, 2019

 

The Holodomor Research and Education Consortium (HREC) announces the availability of stipends to support attendance by early career scholars at the conference “Documenting the Famine of 1932-1933 in Ukraine: Archival Collections on the Holodomor outside the former Soviet Union,” to be held at the University of Alberta on November 1-2, 2019. A conference concept and preliminary program may be found on the HREC website, www.holodomor.ca

A limited number of travel grants of up to $1,500 CAD are available to support scholars in deepening their knowledge of these under-researched archival sources with the aim of stimulating further research and publication.

HREC is a project of the Canadian Institute of Ukrainian Studies at the University of Alberta.

To apply, please send by June 15, 2019, via email to hrec@ualberta.ca with the subject line “Archives conference travel grant” the following:

1) c.v.;

2) Statement explaining why you would like to participate (250-500 words);

3) Proposed topic for a short presentation (10-15 min. maximum) for day two of the conference;

4) Letter of recommendation.