From the Affiliated Societies column of the February 2005 Perspectives

AAH Offers Travel Grants to Students and Junior Faculty

AHA Staff, February 2005

The Association of Ancient Historians invites applications for grants-in-aid for the purposes of underwriting travel expenses of advanced graduate students and junior faculty who want to attend the annual meeting of the association to be held in Columbia, Missouri, May 5–8, 2005.

Applicants are not required to present papers in order to be considered for the subvention. They are invited to sample the collegial atmosphere of the annual meeting and to join this association of ancient history professionals in North America.

Applicants should send a cover letter, c.v., and one letter of recommendation to Judy E. Gaughan, Department of History, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 80523-1776 by February 25, 2005.

All applicants must be or become members of the AAH, and state in the letter why they want to attend the meeting. Graduate students must be advanced and actively seeking a degree in ancient history. Details are at the conference web site at http://www.trentu.ca/ahc/aah/aah2005call.html.