Maximum Award: $500

Grants are available to graduate students to help defray expenses associated with MA thesis and dissertation research but not covered by departmental funding.


Funds are available to full-time Ph.D., second year M.A. students, and third year M.F.A. students in the arts and humanities within the College of Arts and Sciences, Case Western Reserve University.


Resulting publications and presentations should acknowledge the support of the Baker-Nord Center. Please submit copies of any acknowledgements. Funds are available as reimbursement only. All awardees will be required to produce a final report (2 pages in length) before funds will be released. 

Application Deadline:

Applications may be submitted throughout the academic year, but applications received after April 1 will be considered at the start of the next fall semester.

To apply, please download and fill out the application cover sheet and send it to the address below.  Application Cover Sheet

Letter of Support should be sent as a separate email to  Other Application materials should be emailed as a single PDF to:


Campus Deliveries to:

Clark Hall Room 207 Location Code 7120 If you have questions or comments or need more more information, please visit our contact page.