COZIL Travel Grant

About the COZIL Travel Grants

The LSA Committee on LGBTQ+ [Z] in Linguistics (COZIL) is offering two (2) travel grants in the amount of $500 each to support the participation of LGBTQ+ individuals in the 2025 LSA Annual Meeting in Philadelphia from January 9-12.


  • Applicants for this award must be:
    • Current students, enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program in linguistics or a related field,
    • Members of the LSA,
    • Members of an LGBTQ+ community, defined broadly to include anyone who is not heterosexual and cisgender.
  • Any student may apply, regardless of whether they have an accepted abstract at the conference.
  • Awardees must commit to attending the LSA meeting in person for four days, and will be expected to join the COZIL committee meeting.


  • Applications will be open through July 15, 2024, 11:59 pm ET.
  • Decisions will be announced in mid-September to allow awardees enough time to make travel plans.


The Committee on LGBTQ+ [Z] in Linguistics (COZIL) reviews nominations and makes recommendations to the Executive Committee, which must formally approve the recommendations.

Nominations are open until end of day on July 15th. Nominations will not be accepted after this date.