The George Washington University School of Law welcomes applications for the 2013 Richard & Diane Cummins Legal History Research Grant, which provides a stipend of $10,000 to support short-term historical research using Special Collections at GW's Jacob Burns Law Library. The library's noted for its French and other continental historical legal collections, as well as its holdings in Roman and canon law, church-state relations, and international law.
Eligible to apply for the grant are the following persons, residing more than 100 miles from Washington, D.C.: doctoral, LL.M., or S.J.D. candidates; postdoctoral researchers; faculty members; and independent scholars. Scholars in an array of fields -- law, history, religion, philosophy, or bibliography, among others -- may apply.
Deadline is October 15, 2012; details here.