Travel funds

Thanks to the generosity of David and April Katz, the field school is able to offer a Zena and Chaim Katz Family Memorial Scholarship to every student registered in the program. The exact amount will be determinde once the number of participants is confirmed.

Please research other ways to help cover costs. Here are some possibilities:

Elias Mandel Award for Study Abroad in the Humanities

Available for undergraduate students registered in the Faculty of Humanities who are studying abroad through courses, field schools, or programs offered or recognized by the Faculty of Humanities.

Office of Global Engagement: Student International Activities Fund

For further information,   or call 250-472-4644.

One World International Scholarship

For further information,   or  call 250-472-4644..

UVic History Department Holocaust Field School Scholarship

  • 3rd year student (student must register in a full courseload for the fall/spring terms following the field school to qualify)
  • Minimum GPA of 7.0
  • Declared in History Majors or Honours program
  • Amount between $500 and $1000 depending on GPA – student will be notified of the amount in the Spring, but will receive the scholarship in the Fall.
  • Students should apply to Dr. Lutz, Chair of the History department, by sending a letter of application to the .
  • Preference will be given to students with a demonstrated commitment to World History.

In addition, students will collaborate on other fundraising projects to raise money for the I-witness Travel Fund, which will go directly to student scholarships.