Travel grant for research with the Judy Chicago Art Education Collection

Interested in visiting the Judy Chicago Art Education Collection at Penn State? Special Collections announces four travel awards of $1,500 this year for researchers whose work would benefit from access to the collections held at Penn State. Three of the travel awards could be for research with the Judy Chicago Art Education Collection, particular the first one.

The 2014 travel grants include:

• One award for research using any of the Special Collections Library collections;

• Two awards for research related to women writers;

Awards will be selected based on the quality of proposed research and its relevance to Special Collections holdings.

Information about Special Collections holdings can be found through the CAT or at http://www.libraries.psu.edu/psul/speccolls/search.html

Information about the Judy Chicago Art Education Collection at Penn State is at http://judychicago.arted.psu.edu/archives/onsite-archive/

The deadline for application is February 28, 2014.

Grant recipients will be announced by March 31, 2014.

Awards would apply to travel between June to August of 2014.

More information at:
http://www.libraries.psu.edu/psul/speccolls/travel.html

For questions, please contact:
Doris J. Malkmus djm51@psu.edu

Doris Malkmus
Outreach Archivist
E105A Paterno Library
Pennsylvania State University
814-863-4338

Karen Keifer-Boyd, Ph.D. Professor of Art Education & Women's Studies School of Visual Arts The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA 16802-2905 Fulbright Distinguished Chair in Gender Studies at Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt, Austria. http://www.uni-klu.ac.at/gender/inhalt/1621.htm Co-editor of Visual Culture & Gender @ http://vcg.emitto.net Coordinator of the Judy Chicago Art Education Collection @ http://judychicago.arted.psu.edu/ Coordinator of the Penn State Online Master of Professional Studies (MPS) in Art Education: http://www.worldcampus.psu.edu/MPSAE

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