Awarded annually by the Dean of Graduate Studies and Research, on the recommendation of the Director of the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs or the Chair of the Department of History. The award is to assist in defraying the costs of research-related travel for a graduate student in the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs or the Department of History. The criteria for the award are academic excellence and a clear statement of the benefits for the student’s research for the proposed travel. Endowed 2008 by David Farr.