Grant Recipients

AUPresses 2022 Grant Recipients

AUPresses is pleased to announce the recipients of grants to attend AUPresses 2022. The 2022 Early Career and Next Step Grants have been generously funded by Ingram, an AUPresses 2022 Platinum Sponsor.

Early Career Grants
Early Career Grants cover meeting registration fees and up to $1,000 in travel expenses for an individual to attend their first in-person AUPresses Annual Meeting. Applicants must have more than six months but less than three years of experience in scholarly publishing.

2022 Early Career Grants were awarded to:
Lily Stephens, Publishing Assistant, University of South Carolina Press
Candice Lawrence, Publicist, University of Georgia Press
Jessica Abraham, Editorial, Design, and Production Coordinator, University of Toronto Press
Laura Fish, Marketing Manager, University of Washington Press
Michael Martella, Administrative Assistant, University Press of Mississippi

Next Step Registration Grants
Next Step Grants are awarded to individuals who would like to attend their first in-person AUPresses Annual Meeting. Grant recipients are responsible for all transportation and lodging expenses. Next Step Grants cover the full meeting registration fee.

2022 Next Step Registration Grants were awarded to:
Traci Cothran, Sales and Marketing Manager, Wayne State University Press
Laura Ansley, Managing Editor, American Historical Association
Holly Mitchell, Project Editor, Oxford University Press
Daniel Bean, Head of Marketing-Online Education, Cambridge University Press

Equity, Justice, and Inclusion Grants
Equity, Justice, and Inclusion Grants are open to employees of AUPresses members who identify as a member of an underrepresented group within the Association. AUPresses waives the AUPresses Annual Meeting registration fees and reimburses lodging and travel expenses up to $1,000.

2022 Equity, Justice, and Inclusion Grants were awarded to:
Jamie Magyar, Associate Content Manager, Cambridge University Press
Wren Morgan Myers, Senior Project Editor, University of Virginia Press
Donovan Kūhiō Colleps, Production Editor/Publication Specialist, University of Hawaii Press
Cindy Lim, Editorial Assistant, Stanford University Press
Victoria-Lola Leon Guerrero, Director of Publishing, University of Guam Press
Khelee Williams, Marketing Officer, The University of the West Indies Press
Jessica Flores, Publishing Assistant and Permissions Coordinator, Georgetown University Press

More information on grant qualifications.

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