BAAS Founders' Research Travel Award (£1000)

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


Named after the founders of BAAS, these awards offer assistance for short-term visits to the United States.

The awards are offered to scholars in the UK who need to travel to conduct research, or who have been invited to read papers at conferences on American Studies topics. It is intended that the grants be awarded for the study of subjects where the principle aim is the study of American history, politics, society, literature, art, culture, etc., and not subjects with other aims, the data for which happen to be located in the USA.

Up to four awards of £1000 are available.
Degree of recognitionInternational
Granting OrganisationsBritish Association for American Studies