The Department provides HDFS graduate students with nominal subsidies to help offset the cost of their travel to professional meetings.
You can request up to:
$300- This is for a graduate student who has never attended (or presented) at any professional conference or meeting. Student will attend a meeting for the FIRST time and will NOT present (Eligible for this award only ONCE in their tenure as a graduate student).
$500- For graduate students PRESENTING and traveling to professional meetings (The maximum in any one academic year is $500).
Doctoral Candidates- IMPORTANT! Doctoral Candidates who are eligible for travel funding from the Graduate School will FIRST exhaust the $750 awarded to them by the Graduate School BEFORE applying for departmental funds. Go to the Graduate School website to apply for GRAD SCHOOL travel funding.