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Grants for JAWS members

Posted on | November 26, 2018 | Comments Off on Grants for JAWS members

JAWS is pleased to announce the following grants:

Conference Travel Grants to participate at the upcoming JAWS conference in Aarhus, Denmark (15-17 April 2019):

JAWS members may apply for a travel grant to cover transport and/or accommodation costs of max. €250.

Eligibility: the applicant must be

– a JAWS member and a graduate student or precariously employed academic.

– confirmed to present a paper at the JAWS conference.

– write a conference report to be published on the JAWS website (and in the newsletter).

Actual costs to a maximum of €250 will be paid after receipts and conference reports have been submitted.

Application deadline: 15 March 2019

Send applications to: bs382[at]cam.ac.uk (Brigitte Steger)

Language Editing Grants for academic articles


– The author must be a JAWS member.
– The article must be of high and publishable quality.
– In the case of native speakers of English, eligibility is restricted to graduate students. In the case of non-native speakers, priority will be given to graduate students and those on unestablished or low-income posts.

and either
–  the article has already been accepted for publication (either book or peer-reviewed journal)
–  the article has been informally reviewed by a colleague and is ready to be submitted to a journal for peer review. There needs to be a clear plan as to where the article will be submitted. 

Maximum support per article is 20 hours of professional language editing. The receipt of a grant must be acknowledged in a footnote of your article.

Application procedure:

There is no deadline. Please send applications/enquiries directly to bs382[at]cam.ac.uk. We aim to make decisions within a week and will then forward the article to a professional language editor arranged by JAWS.


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