Summer 2017 Travel Grants for Research in Indonesia
Lake Toba region, Indonesia, 1987. Photo credit: George Dutton

Summer 2017 Travel Grants for Research in Indonesia

The Indonesian Studies Program offers travel grants for UCLA graduate and undergraduate students.

Through a generous gift of Julia and Ken Gouw, the UCLA Center for Southeast Asian Studies is pleased to announce the availability of travel grants to support field research in Indonesia during Summer 2017. The funding is available to UCLA students including graduate students and undergraduates who have completed at least their sophomore year by June 2017. Fellowships are anticipated to be in the $2,000 - $3,000 range. Grant recipients will be required upon their return to write a report of their activities while in Indonesia.

Application deadline: March 15, 2017
Application online at http://ucla.in/2kAEVhh
Interested students should submit:

  • a 1-2 page proposal that explains the research activity and its rationale along with a timeline and indication of the place(s) in Indonesia to be visited
  • a CV (please include relevant courses taken)
  • an unofficial transcript
  • an itemized budget (please include estimated airfare, transportation within Indonesia, accommodations, visa fees, materials and supplies, etc.)
  • one letter of recommendation from an academic adviser/faculty mentor

Deadline: Tuesday, March 01, 2016

For more info please contact:
Barbara Gaerlan
310-206-9163
cseas@international.ucla.edu