Graduate Student
Travel Grants

Graduate Student Travel Grant Submissions

The Presidential Graduate Student Travel Grant is awarded annually to a student or students presenting at the Annual or Spring Meetings.

We are now accepting applications for travel grants for the 2023 Annual Meeting in Philadelphia.

The grant is intended to offset travel expenses for the student. Any ACHA Student Member enrolled in a graduate program of study is eligible to apply. Full information about the grant is available here.

Submission deadline: November 4, 2023

To apply, you must:

  1. Complete the submission form below;
  2. Have a letter of recommendation sent to Charles Strauss, ACHA Executive Secretary/Treasurer. The letter must be sent by e-mail from the writer directly to Dr. Strauss at [email protected].
    Note: A letter of recommendation is no longer required for the 2023 grant.

Point of Contact

Please have all letters of recommendation sent to Dr. Charles Strauss. Any questions about the grant may also be addressed to him.


Dr. Charles Strauss
Executive Secretary/Treasurer
American Catholic Historical Association

[email protected]

Submission Form

  • Please attach a letter formally applying for the grant. In the letter, please describe your paper. Two pages maximum. (Word doc or PDF)
    Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx.
  • Please attach your C.V. (Word doc or PDF)
    Accepted file types: pdf, doc, docx.
    • – You must have the person writing your letter of recommendation submit it directly to Charles Strauss, the ACHA Executive Secretary/Treasurer. Do not submit the letter with this form.
    • – Dr. Strauss's contact information is at the top of this page.
    • – Your application will not be complete until we receive the letter of recommendation.