The Graduate School distributes funds to graduate students enrolled in
degree programs to participate in professional development each academic year. Activities
that may be funded include: presenting research at a conference, gathering data for
research, and/or attending a conference.

Please submit travel award application for fall travel by Friday, September 4, 2018 to The Graduate School, Dept. 5305, Race 103.

Please submit travel award application for spring travel by Tuesday November 20, 2018 to The Graduate School, Dept. 5305, Race 103. 

Travel Award Forms

When applying for Travel Award funds, please follow the guidelines below.

Before Travel

                  *Failure to submit this form with application will result in the application
                   being removed from consideration

If you are approved for travel funds, you must have a Trip Request submitted and approved in IRIS before you travel.  Your responsible department must enter the information in IRIS for approval.

After Travel

This form must be typed and have the proper signatures before approval.

  • All receipts* must be turned in with the completed T-3 form.

* hotel receipts must have recipient’s name on them; meal receipts must be itemized; mileage logs must be completed for in-state travel.


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Please submit your travel award application packet to The Graduate School, Dept. 5305, Race 103