Graduate Travel Fund Application


Please complete the following form to be considered for the Physics & Astronomy Department, Graduate Student Travel Fund award. Applications will be reviewed by a sub-committee of the Graduate Committee at the beginning of the following month. Students must submit an abstract to a conference or application to a summer school and provide evidence of the submissions before the application is reviewed. Funds will not be dispersed until verification of acceptance into a summer school or as a presenter at a conference. The application should include a half-page letter from the student and a support letter from the faculty advisor. Students are eligible to apply if they: (1) have passed their comprehensive exam before the targeted travel date and (2) have not traveled using funds from this award within 18 months before the targeted travel date. The amount of the award will be up to $750 per student. Early applications are strongly suggested.