Kroll Travel Awards

February 12, 2018

The Kroll Travel Award is potentially offered to  students traveling to Israel during summer 2018 to participate in academically recognized archaeological digs and/or other academic programs.

Awards will range from $250-$1000 and the competition is open to graduate & undergraduate students.

Applications must include:     

  • Project proposal
  • Budget (including documentation of costs when possible)
  • Brief description of other funding sources
  • Letter of recommendation from one of your Cornell professors.

Please submit proposals to Chris Capalongo, 409 White Hall or via email to

Awards will be made based on the quality of the proposed project and its connection to Jewish Studies and/or Near Eastern Studies.

The deadline for submission is Monday, April 2, 2018.

Sponsored by the Department of Near Eastern Studies &  Jewish Studies Program

Nimrod Fortress