- The Lee-Bird Graduate English Travel Fund is made possible through the Winthrop University Foundation, funded by Dr. John Bird and Ms. Seung Lee.
- Graduate students in the Department of English, either part-time or full-time, can apply for supplementary funding for travel to conferences where they are presenting their scholarly work.
Winthrop University, "Department of English Announces Fund to Support Graduate Student School Activity" (2012). Winthrop News 2012. 125.