December 16, 2015

Library Offers Research Travel Award; Apply Now

The Atlanta University Center (AUC) Woodruff Library is offering a research travel award to educators, graduate students, and independent researchers who would benefit from access to the rich and unique historical and cultural holdings in the Library's Archives Research Center. Available for research are rare books and over 105 collections of manuscripts, photographs and archival records documenting the  African American and African diaspora experience in a  broad range of subjects including civil rights, race relations, education, literature, visual and performing arts, religion, politics, and social work. Visit www.auctr.edu/archives to learn more about the Archives Research Center and browse the collections available for research.

The award will be made based on estimated travel expenses not to exceed $1,500. The application deadline is Monday, February 1, 2016. The awardee research period is for June 27, 2016, through May 15, 2017. Contact travelaward@auctr.edu or 404.978.2052 with questions.

Click here for eligibility requirements and to download an application.