URN Travel Grant


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To provide funding to undergraduates for travel, lodging, and meals related to a research conference or workshop. Students must be presenting at the conference or workshop to be eligible. This event may be at another institution, but the grant will only apply to domestic travel. Approximately 2-3 awards of up to $300 will be granted on a competitive basis. Applicants must be full time undergraduate students at U.Va. and must remain enrolled at the University through the completion of the funded event.

Application and Deadlines

Applications will be considered on a rolling basis. The Spring 2017 application cycle will run through April 15th  and funds can be used for events occurring before August 10th, 2017.  Applications submitted after the Spring 2017 deadline will not be considered. Workshop or conference attendees will be reimbursed for their expenses following the event. Grant awardees will be required to meet with Brian Cullaty, Director of Undergraduate Research Opportunities at the Center for Undergraduate Excellence, and Edith Conti, Office Manager at the Center for Undergraduate Excellence, prior to departure in order to discuss this process.