The Joe Arbena Latin American Sport History Grant is designed to advance the study and exploration of Latin American sport history. Up to $1,000 per year will be granted. It is expected that, upon completion, this research shall be presented at a NASSH conference. Candidates are eligible for one-time funding.

Eligibility: This award is open to scholars, including graduate students, who propose to study topics related to Latin American sport History. Applicants must be current members of NASSH.

Successful applicants will submit all receipts to the NASSH treasurer.

Submission: Applicants should complete the Arbena Award nomination form (available as a PDF). It should be saved with LastName_FirstName.pdf and uploaded to the NASSH Conference Conftool system.

DEADLINE: January 15, 2022

Questions regarding this award can be directed to the Award Chair at