Drs. Steven Béla Várdy and Agnes Huzár Várdy International Research and Study Grant provides $1,170 to support one graduate History or Public History student in conducting research overseas between July 1, 2019, and June 30, 2020. The Department of History will provide up to an additional $500 to the winner of the Várdy Grant for a total of approximately $1,670 in research support. These monies can be applied to any aspect of overseas research, including but not limited to airfare, local transportation, accommodations, food, and photocopying. The winner is required to submit a 500-word report to the Department of History chairperson summarizing the results of his or her research trip within four months of their return to the United States.
Questions about this award can be directed to directed to Dr. John Mitcham, Director of Graduate Studies, email@example.com or Dr. John J. Dwyer, Department Chairperson, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Várdy Grant winner should speak with the Department of History's administrative assistant, Kelly Kovalsky, regarding the disbursement of funds. She can be reached at email@example.com or by calling 412.396.6470.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Wednesday, April 10, 2019 @ 12:00 p.m.
The winner will be notified via e-mail. The award will be given out on April 12, 2019 @3:00 p.m. at the History Department Award Ceremony