Graduate Scholarly Presentation Travel Award


  • Applications for travel funding must be submitted before travel dates.

    • Retroactive Travel Funding Exception: Students may still apply for funding for eligible travel completed on or after July 15, 2022, to October 31, 2022.
    • Applications for travel after October 31, 2022, must be submitted before travel dates.
  • Students must be enrolled at least half-time at the time of application. 
  • Funding application below is for School of Engineering graduate students at the Lawrence or Edwards campus.
  • Travel must be to conferences/professional meetings at which student is presenting their research or creative works, or professional development/conference/workshop/opportunity that the student demonstrates is related to their field of study or research project.


  • Applicants must provide proof of acceptance and a one-page abstract of the research being presented or provide justification as related to field of study or research project, if not presenting, as an attachment.
  • Applications are awarded on a first-come/first-served basis until funds are exhausted.
  • Applicants may receive up to $500 once (1) per fiscal year.