II Fund for Conferences and Workshops

Description: The International Institute contributes to the support of conferences and workshops that make substantial contributions to international learning on the University of Michigan campus and in the Ann Arbor community. Grants of up to $2,000 are available to graduate and professional school students and faculty for the purpose of planning and conducting research-related conferences, symposia, and workshops in area and international studies.

Eligibility Criteria: Events must meet on campus and cost sharing is required. Preference will be given to events that demonstrate a strong interdisciplinary focus. Grants may not be used to support established seminars or lecture series.

Application Deadline & Submission: Applications must be submitted 90 days in advance of the proposed activity and must include:

  • A letter of request.
  • A budget, including information about other sources of funding sought and/or confirmed.
  • Details regarding the planned event. 
  • An International Institute Funding Request Cover Sheet: Download Document

 Contact: Beni, (unlisted@umich.edu), 734-764-0441