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Monday, September 16, 2013

Joseph J. Kwiat Award for Best Conference Paper Presented at ASA. Application Deadline: October 3rd

The Joseph J. Kwiat award is for up to $500 towards travel expenses to attend the ASA annual meeting, awarded to the best University of Minnesota American Studies graduate student conference paper presented at ASA. Application deadline: Thursday, October 10th, 2013 by 12pm, noon.

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 2013 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 12pm,noon on Thursday, October 10th, 2013. 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 1st, 2013).