The Medieval Institute and the Richard Rawlinson Center at Western Michigan University offer competitive travel awards for those traveling to Kalamazoo to give papers in sponsored and special sessions at the International Congress on Medieval Studies. Applicants must meet established criteria and complete the necessary application processes. All Congress papers are expected to present unpublished original research never before offered at a national or international conference. The application deadline for all awards is Nov. 1. Applicants are considered for all awards for which they are eligible.

The Medieval Institute also offers a limited number of subsidized registrations through its Sponsor a Graduate Student/Early Career Researcher Program. Applications for this program are due Feb. 29.

Support Awards

We invite you to consider making a gift to support these travel awards and help make the Congress more accessible to a wider range of medievalists.