Loyola University Chicago

Midwest Modern Language Association

Graduate Student MMLA Travel Scholarship

The MMLA has for several years offered a limited number of travel scholarships for graduate students presenting at the conference. To be considered for this year's $250 award, please submit the following by October 1, 2019  to mmla@luc.edu:

1. A brief cover letter asking to be considered for a travel award and indicating other institutional sources of support, if any. Note that the MMLA will give preference to students who demonstrate need.

2. An abstract for the paper that will be presented.

3. A CV indicating your expected graduation date.

Congratulations to the winners of the Graduate Student Travel Scholarships!


2018 Winners

Vanessa Aguilar, Michigan State University

Sharon Fox, University of Arkansas

Giovanna Gobbi Alves Araújo, Universidade de São Paulo

Joyce King, University of California at Santa Barbara

Michelle Mastro, Indiana University at Bloomington

Tamara Mitchell, Indiana University at Bloomington

Anthony Palmiscno, The Ohio State University

Kelly Plante, Wayne State University

Juan Suárez Ontaneda, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 

Jesse Wirkus-Haynes, Marquette University


 2017 Winners

Maxmillian Alvarez, University of Michigan and The Baffler

Sarah Coogan, University of Notre Dame

Shannon Derby, Tufts University

Kelly Douma, Pennsylvania State University

Frank Garcia, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Daniel Henke, Iowa State University

Min Ji Kang, Purdue University

Leslie Malland, University of Kentucky

Jonathan Pountney, University of Manchester UK

Rachel Walerstein, University of Iowa