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Request for Travel Funds

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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.

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Requirements:

Form: BGS Travel Fund Request Form (PDF)

Contact Ruth Bae at rbae@mail.med.upenn.edu 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)
http://gapsa.upenn.edu/grants-funding/grants-funding-research-students/

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

Association of Women in Science-Philadelphia Student Travel Awards
http://www.awisphl.org/Awards.htm
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.

 

* Excluding students in Epidemiology and Biostatistics