Are there scholarships to help me travel to do research in the summer for my Honours thesis?

Yes. Applicants are invited to apply for the Conway Summer Travel Scholarship in German History (#1301)

A $3,000.00 summer travel scholarship has been endowed by Professor John Conway to commemorate thirty-eight years of teaching in the History Department. Applications should outline the candidate’s interest or research in the history of Germany and include a proposed itinerary, and plans for further study.

Honours and Graduate Students in History, Germanic Studies or International Relations, University of British Columbia.

Application forms:
Available on History Department website/ Home page.

Applications must be submitted to Prof. Steven Lee Awards Coordinator, Department of History, by 27 February 2014 . His email address: