Graduate Scholarly Presentation Travel Award


  • Applications can only be accepted for travel that will happen in the future.
  • Students must be enrolled at least half-time at the time of travel. In the case of summer travel, the student must plan to enroll the following fall semester.
  • Funding is only available for students at the Lawrence or Edwards campus.
  • Travel must be to a conference, workshop, or other professional development opportunity. Workshops must be justified as related to a field of study or professional development.


  • Applicants must provide proof of acceptance and a one-page abstract of the research that is being presented in PDF format. Workshop and research applicants must provide justification as related to field of study or professional development.
  • Applications are awarded on a first-come/first-served basis until funds are exhausted.
  • There is a limit of $500 per applicant up to two times during their graduate career.