Konheim Travel Award Grants

Given to chapters engaged in activities advancing the Konheim Award’s objectives to help the chapter send delegates to the AAUP annual conference.  Grants of up to $1,000 each are awarded each year to two or three chapters that lack sufficient funds or are at distant locations. Preference is given to chapters that have been unable to send delegates in recent years. Applications should include a description of chapter activities undertaken in the preceding twelve-month period relating to the principles set forth in the criteria for the Konheim Award (outstanding achievement in advancing the Association’s objectives in academic freedom, student rights and freedoms, the status of academic women, the elimination of discrimination against minorities, or the establishment of equal opportunity for members of college and university faculties). Applicant should provide the committee with a brief rationale for awarding the grant to the proposed recipient.

Deadline: May 1, 2013

Submit application by email to:  rlewis@aaup.org.