Any student interested in the minor should contact the Women's and Gender Studies Office at 615-898-5910 or email womenstu@mtsu.edu to arrange for an advising appointment. 

Faculty Travel Grants

The Women's and Gender Studies Program offers grants to support Women's and Gender Studies faculty travel to attend and/or present papers at conferences relevant to the field of Women's and Gender Studies. Grants are available as follows: WGST Council members: $200; and WGST faculty: $100. Interested individuals should complete the Faculty Travel Grant Request form and bring or mail it to the Women's and Gender Studies Program office (JUB 308, MTSU Box 498). For a copy of the form select the link above or stop by the office. Listed below are guidelines and requirements for Women's and Gender Studies Program travel grants:

  • Travel Grants are available only to Women’s Studies Council members and Women’s Studies faculty to attend and/or present papers at conferences relevant to the field of Women's and Gender Studies.
     
  • Maximum grant amounts are $200 for Women’s Studies Council members and $100 for Women’s Studies faculty and Women’s Studies minors.  

  • Individuals may receive only one grant per MTSU fiscal year (July 1-June 30).
     
  • Women’s Studies Council members must attend at least one Council meeting per academic year and engage in active service on at least one WGST program committee.