Grants for PSA2021

NSF and PSA Travel Grants

Deadline for Applications: 15 October 2021 (11:59 pm EDT)

The PSA is pleased to announce the availability of travel grants to offset the cost of attending PSA2021. Explanation of the travel grants and eligibility requirements are below.

NSF Travel Grant Eligibility: 

  • You must be participating in and register for PSA2021 (e.g., presenting a paper or poster, chairing a panel, or engaging in committee work).
  • You must be a graduate student, independent scholar, or a recent PhD graduate (graduated within the last five years). Retirees without research funds are considered independent scholars.
  • You must be either a U.S. citizen or affiliated with a U.S. institution.
  • These grants can only be used to cover travel costs to and from the meeting and registration. Hotel and food are not covered.
  • In general, only airfare from US-flag carriers is covered by this grant.
  • Please also note that membership can affect the amount of the award.

PSA Travel Grant Eligibility:

  • You must be participating in and register for PSA2021 (e.g., presenting a paper or poster, chairing a panel, or engaging in committee work).
  • You must be a graduate student or a recent PhD graduate (graduated within the last five years).
  • These grants can only be used to cover travel costs to and from the meeting. Hotel and food are not covered.
  • You must be a member of the Philosophy of Science Association. 
  • Those eligible for the NSF Travel Grant are NOT eligible for the PSA Travel Grant. That is, you must NOT be a US citizen or affiliated with a US institution.

Dependent Care Subsidies

Deadline for Applications: 15 October 2021 (11:59 pm EDT)

The Governing Board of the PSA is pleased to announce the continuation of the Dependent Care Subsidies for PSA 2021. PSA Dependent Care Subsidies will provide up to $200 to PSA members who need help covering added dependent care expenses incurred (at home or at the conference) while attending biennial meetings of the PSA. Subsidies are limited to members of the Philosophy of Science Association and registrants at PSA2021.

The PSA Dependent Care Subsidies are funded by the generous donations of our members. Please consider donating to the PSA Dependent Care Fund.