The maximum amount of a grant is $400.
- Travel grants cannot be awarded retroactively. Proposals must be submitted before travel.
Only one grant per student per year is awarded.
Requests with matching funds from other sources have a higher priority.
Only the following items are allowable under the grant:
Applications are accepted year-round.
The proposals should be sponsored by the department chair and the graduate advisor.
- conference travel to present an accepted paper or poster
(applications without accepted papers or posters are ineligible for this grant)
- training workshops
Department chair and graduate advisor are requested not to sponsor students who
could be supported from other sources such as sponsored research grants and
Using the online application, please attach the following documents:
A proposal describing the activity and how this grant will help in your program - limited to one page.
A short vita - limited to one page.
- A signature form , signed by your chair and advisor.
- Your abstract submission (accepted by the conference)
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