Institute for Humane Studies (IHS) Conference/Research Grants & PhD Application Fee Waivers

Institute for Humane Studies (IHS) Conference & Research Grant

Application deadline:   Ongoing

The IHS Conference & Research Grant provides up to $750 to cover travel costs and fees for career-related expenses.

The Grant is awarded on a rolling basis to current graduate students advancing the principles of freedom through their career. Eligible activities include, but are not limited to:

  •   Presentations at academic or professional conferences
  •   Travel to academic job interviews on a campus or at professional/academic conferences
  •   Travel to archives or libraries for research
  •   Participation in career-development or enhancing seminars
  •   Submission of unpublished manuscripts to journals or book publishers

Please note, Conference & Research Grants cannot be used solely for conference attendance. Funding will only be considered for individuals presenting a paper or interviewing for a job at a conference.

For more information about this opportunity, see:

Institute for Humane Studies (IHS) PhD Application Fee Waiver

Applications available:   November

The IHS PhD Application Fee Waiver awards up to $300 to help you increase your chances of being accepted and funded in a graduate program by reducing application costs so you can afford to apply to more programs.

The IHS Application Fee Waiver is available to undergraduates and recent graduates applying for full-time doctorate programs starting in the 2015-16 academic year. A demonstrated interest in focusing your studies on individual and economic freedom and strong academic potential are also essential. (See the frequently asked questions for a list of eligible degree programs.)

At this time only individuals applying to PhD programs in the US are eligible for IHS Application Fee Waiver.

For more information about this opportunity, see: