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Travel/Research Fund for Studies in the History of Natural History


Applicants for the Travel/Research Fund for Studies in the History of Natural History should submit a brief description of their project and specific funding request to the Director of Special Collections (address below). First consideration from each year's funds will be given to applications received before January 31. Expenses for which support may be requested include transportation, meals, and lodging at a comparable rate to the state of South Carolina's approved per diem. At the conclusion of the research period, grantees will be required to: submit a report on their research to the Director of Special Collections, acknowledge the assistance of the grant in any subsequent publication(s) resulting from the research, and submit a copy of the report and any resulting publications for deposit in the University Libraries.

For information about applying to the fund, please contact:

Elizabeth Sudduth
Director of the Irvin Department of Rare Books and Special Collections
803-777-5487
esudduth@mailbox.sc.edu