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The American Society for Aesthetics is pleased to announce travel support for students to present and/or attend several ASA meetings and co-sponsored conferences in 2017:


ASA Eastern Meeting, Philadelphia, April 28-29, 2017
DEADLINE: January 9, 2017

ASA-Eastern is sometimes able to provide small travel grants to students presenting papers who do not have access to travel funds, depending on revenue from the meeting.

ASA 75th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, November 15-18, 2017
DEADLINE: February 15, 2017

Students with papers accepted for the program receive travel support up to $1250 in reimbursement for actual expenses.

ASA Rocky Mountain Division Meeting, Santa Fe, NM, July 7-9, 2017
DEADLINE: March 1, 2017

The Center for Philosophical Studies (CPS) at Lamar University will again be offering its Best Graduate Student in Philosophy Essay Prizes, up to four awards, of $125 each.


Ethics and Aesthetics of Stand-up Comedy, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA, April 5-8, 2017
DEADLINE: January 3, 2017

Some travel funds will be available for graduate students presenting papers.

Southeastern Student Conference in Aesthetics, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC, March 18, 2017
DEADLINE: January 6, 2017

Students presenting their work will be eligible for reimbursement of up to $325 for travel and lodging, especially if such funds are not available from their home institutions.

Questioning Aesthetics Symposium: Black Aesthetics, Hampshire College, Amherst, MA, March 31-April 1, 2017
DEADLINE: January 20, 2017

Graduate student Travel Grants of up to $350 to attend are available to ASA student members.

Aesthetic Normativity Conference, Utah Museum of Contemporary Art, Salt Lake City, UT, May 19-20, 2017
DEADLINE: February 1, 2017

Students are eligible for $650 travel grants available to six presenters selected for the conference.

Workshop in Aesthetics and Cognitive Science, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, June 28, 2017
DEADLINE: February 10, 2017

The Society for Philosophy and Psychology (SPP) has established a fund devoted to increasing diversity within the society. Eligible student presenters are invited to apply for travel awards when submitting via Easy Chair. Travel awards are to be used to cover conference-related expenses, including transportation, lodging, food, and conference registration. A limited number of additional graduate student travel awards will also be allocated.

Digital Image Analysis Workshop, Fitchburg Art Museum, Fitchburg, MA, May 19, 2017
DEADLINE: March 1, 2017

Two travel grants to attend the workshop will be available to local-area graduate students in aesthetics, covering mileage and overnight lodging for two nights. Interested students should submit a one page application indicating affiliation, interest in the workshop, and interest in future applications of digital image analysis software in research or teaching in aesethetics or cognitive science. Submit as a PDF attachment via email to makingwaivs1@gmail.com.

For the most up-to-date information on all ASA meetings and co-sponsored conferences, look at the bottom of any page on our web site for “Meetings.” Click “more” to see the complete list. There you will find schedules, CFPs, on-line registration, and other information. http://aesthetics-online.org