Guidelines for Applying to Mitnick Fund for Dissertation Research Expenses
Eligibility: Students with approved dissertation topics in American Art.
Allowable Expenses: photocopies, photographic materials, office supplies, travel expenses essential for dissertation research: airfare, or train fare, local transportation, parking.
Expenses Not Covered: Registration for CAA; conference travel; mileage; books; catalogues; all personal item expenses.
General Application Information: Applications are due on or before April 1 for consideration and processing. All expenses are subject to approval by the Mitnick Committee and the graduate office. Foreign or extensive travel must be pre-authorized by Mitnick Committee. No student will receive more than a total of $700 in assistance. All expenses incurred must be over a maximum three-year period from the date of proposal approval.
For Reimbursement: Submit completed Application Form. ORIGINAL receipts are to be taped to white 81/2 x 11 paper and attached to the form. No photocopies, packing slips or duplicate receipts will be allowed. All receipts must be clearly printed with the date, place of purchase and item purchased. Receipts without this information will be disregarded.
Any questions can be addressed to
the Graduate Office at 732/932-7041 x14.