Title: Graduate Student Researcher Travel Program
Purpose: To provide funding for travel to participate in professional conferences. Awards are made through a competitive process and funding is not guaranteed.
Deadlines: Applications can be submitted throughout the year.
Eligibility: Graduate students who are in good standings with the University are eligible to apply. All Adjunct professors and Non-UWF paid employees are ineligible.
Funding: Up to but not to exceed $1,000 of individual graduate researcher travel awards.The Center for Research & Economic Opportunity will fund 80% (up to but not to exceed $800) of individual graduate researcher travel awards and the remaining 20% (up to but not to exceed $200) is required to be supplemented by the graduate researcher’s College (these funds can be from either the college, their department or a combination of both).
Questions? Please read the FAQs at the end of the guidelines and for or questions regarding your submission/award: firstname.lastname@example.org
Note: Any travel expenses over $1000 will not be covered and it is up to the graduate student traveler to secure those additional funds (these funds can also be paid out of pocket).
Applications Received By
|Application Review Period||Award Letters distributed|
|1st of the month by 5:00PM CT||2nd - 7th||8th - 11th|
|15th of the month by 5:00PM CT||16th - 22nd||23rd - 27th|
Required Survey (post-travel)
Conference Travel Survey Report - Electronic Application
2016-2017 Application Period - Open!
|Call for Applications Opens: August 22, 2016|
|Application Closing Date: Friday, May 5, 2017|
|2017-2018 Application Period|
|Call for Applications Opens: August 21, 2017|
|Application Closing Date: Friday, May 4, 2018|
|2018-2019 Application Period|
|Call for Applications Opens: August 27, 2018|
|Application Closing Date: Friday, May 3, 2019|
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