CJS Faculty Conference Travel Support

Program Summary

This support will be awarded only in cases where other sources of funding are exhausted or inadequate. Applicants, if they have not already done so, are strongly encouraged to apply to Rackham, OVPR, LS&A, and their respective departments or professional schools for travel funds before applying to the Center. The funds will be provided as reimbursements of travel expenses in compliance with the University and International Institute's travel guidelines. Candidates must secure approval prior to travel.


CJS Members and Associates attending professional meetings in the United States or overseas to give papers, chair panels, act as discussants, or serve in an executive capacity.


Up to $500 per trip for domestic travel. 
No limit for foreign travel.


On a rolling basis.

Application Procedures

Download the Faculty Conference Travel Support Application and submit a complete form to the Center by email to umcjs@umich.edu.


Yuri Fukazawa, Administrator, Center for Japanese Studies
Phone: 734.764.6307
Email: yurif@umich.edu