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Request for Travel Funds


Purpose:  BGS offers travel funds for BGS students to help offset the cost of conferences and off-site courses. See bottom of page for other mechanisms to fund research-related travel.





Form: BGS Travel Fund Request Form (PDF)

Contact Ruth Bae at if you have any questions.


Other Travel Grant Mechanisms Available to BGS Students

GAPSA Research Student Travel Grant and President Gutmann Leadership Award (for international travel)

Fontaine Society Travel Grant (for Current Fontaine Fellows)
Application Guidelines (DOC)

Association of Women in Science-Philadelphia Student Travel Awards
Application Instructions (PDF)

If you are appointed to a training grant or have been awarded an individual external fellowship, you may be able to use funds from those sources for travel. Check with the business administrator of the grant/fellowship for details.