Graduate Student Transportation Grant

Due to the rapidly changing dynamic associated with COVID-19 and related travel restrictions, The Graduate School has temporarily suspended applications for the Transportation Grant. The Graduate School looks forward to re-opening this application as soon as possible when there is more stability and clarity regarding travel.

The Graduate Student Transportation Grant assists graduate students with travel costs to a regional, national, or international academic conference or professional society meeting for the purpose of presenting their research.


You are eligible if:


Award Amount

Travel Destination Maximum reimbursement amount
Domestic U.S. $400 (transportation costs only)
International (including Hawaii) $1,000 (transportation costs only)

How to Apply

  1. The Graduate School considers applications on a rolling basis, dependent of availability of funds.
  2. You must submit your materials to The Graduate School Award Online Application System. With your application, you must submit the following:
    1. Proof of presentation at conference (invitation to present/copy of presentation schedule)
    2. Proof of cost: online quotes/estimates if the request is for planned travel; or receipts if the request is for prior travel.
  3. You and your program will be notified of the decision and next steps via email.

Contact Us

Graduate School Fellowships Office