URN Travel Grant


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Eligibility
The URN travel grant is designed to provide funding for travel, lodging, conference fees and meals for UVA students who are attending a research conference or workshop. Applicants must be presenting at the event and the grant only applies to domestic travel.

Deadline
The URN Travel Grant has one priority deadline each semester. The deadline for the fall semester is November 1st, 2020 at 5pm and the deadline for the spring semester is March 1st ,2021 at 5pm. We guarantee that all applications submitted by the priority deadlines will be considered during the respective application cycle. You will be notified of the status of your application within two weeks of the deadline. If you submit an application after the deadline, the application will only be considered for the grant if there are excess funds. If there are no excess funds, you may resubmit your application to be considered in the following application cycle.

Funding
Grants of up to $300 per person will be awarded on a competitive basis. If awarded the URN Travel Grant, you will need to work with the Office of Undergraduate Research to process the funding. More information will be provided upon award.

Application components 
Please complete the following application components and save as a single PDF document. Email this document to jss7dc@virgina.edu
1. URN Applicant Information Form
2. URN Travel Grant Budget Template
3. Unofficial transcript
4. Resume
5. Proof of acceptance to conference

COVID-19 Updates 
Since COVID-19 has imposed restrictions on the safety of travel, the URN travel grant will be available for students who require funding to attend virtual conferences or workshops.

Questions
Email Jackie (jss7dc@virginia.edu) with any questions regarding your application.