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Wednesday, September 19, 2012

Joseph Kwiat Award for Best ASA Paper

THE JOSEPH J. KWIAT award is for up to $500 for travel expenses to attend the ASA annual meeting, awarded to the best American Studies at U of MN graduate student conference paper presented at ASA. Application deadline: October 10, 2012.

The American Studies department announces the Joseph J. Kwiat annual
award for the best conference paper presented by a University of
Minnesota American Studies grad student at the American
Studies Association annual meeting. This award was established to
recognize Joseph J. Kwiat who was one of the three major figures in
shaping and teaching in the Department of American Studies.
Students who have had papers accepted for the 2012 annual meeting may
apply. This award is for up to $500 for travel expenses to attend the
ASA annual meeting. The funds will be distributed in the form of an
expense reimbursement. To apply, submit a copy of your ASA conference
paper to Melanie at stein196@umn.edu by Wednesday, October 10, 2012.
Applicants will be notified of results shortly before the ASA conference.
Students who apply for this award are also encouraged to apply for the
ASA's Gene Wise - Warren Susman Prize (application deadline of October
1). Please click here for more information: