Thanks to generous funding from GlaxoSmithKlein, the John Hope Franklin Research Center for African and African American History and Culture offers annual travel grants, on a competitive basis.
Travel grants are also available from the Sallie Bingham Center for Women's History and Culture and the John W. Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising, and Marketing History. Please see the main travel grant page for more information.
Any faculty, graduate or undergraduate student, or independent scholar with a research project requiring the use of materials held by the John Hope Franklin Research Center is eligible to apply. All applicants must reside outside of a 100-mile radius from Durham, NC. The maximum award per applicant is $1,000.
Grant money may be used for
Research Grant Program
Attn: John Hope Franklin Research Center for African and African American History and Culture
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Durham, NC 27708-0185
We strongly encourage each prospective applicant to contact the Franklin Research Center before submitting an application. We are happy to help identify potential collections and books of which you may not otherwise be aware.
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