The Ph.D. Program in History

at the Graduate Center of the City University of New York


Conference Presentation Support from the Office of Student Affairs

The on-line Preliminary Request for Funding for the 2022-2023 academic year Conference Presentation Support is now available. Reimbursements of up to $300 will be available to eligible doctoral and master’s students who have already presented at professional/academic conferences thus far this academic year dating back to August 25th, 2022 and for those planning to present during the spring 2023 semester. Doctoral students must be within the first fourteen semesters of their program and master’s students must be within the first eight semesters.  The Preliminary Request Form is available at this link Conference Presentation Support (  All requests need to be submitted by February 22, 2023.  A lottery will be held and those selected will receive further instructions.

For all academically related international travel, students must follow the CUNY International Travel Guidelines, in particular, the section on mandatory procedures for “CUNY-affiliated Independent Academic Travel.” Such travel includes any self-guided international travel by a student for the purpose of research, internship activities, language study, practicums, job interviews or attending or presenting research at conferences related to academic work at CUNY. Students are required to purchase international travel insurance whether or not they are being funded for such travel. The required forms must be submitted to the Office of Student Affairs at least two weeks prior to their departure. The international travel insurance must include evacuation for both medical and security/safety situations. For more information contact