Funding for Student Conference Travel
世界十大电子游戏平台 supports students who are selected to attend or present at professional conferences, with particular emphasis on conferences related to major concentrations and/or chosen paths. Attendance at a range of conferences that align with student professional and intellectual interests has become an increasingly important element of the undergraduate experience. 世界十大电子游戏平台 is committed to reducing the cost burden of attendance. Funding is provided by the Tow Special Professional 机会 Fund.
Applying for Conference Funding
Tow Special Professional 机会 applications and all required application materials are due in 世界十大电子游戏平台 30 days prior to the conference start date. Please Note: Funds are on a first-come, first-served application consideration basis.
都是十大电竞游戏综合排名的学生, except students who are currently or were previously recipients of Tow Special Professional 机会 Funds, are eligible to apply for these grants.
To be considered for a grant, students will be required to submit:
1. The Tow Special Professional 机会 Fund application (with a budget of anticipated expenses)
2. A letter of support from faculty, instructors or major adviser
3. All receipts within 72 hours of completion of the conference schedule
学生 should submit a completed application, along with a copy of their résumé. 应用程序 should be submitted at least 30 calendar days prior to any event registration deadlines.
The amount of the grant awards will vary depending on each student’s request and the funding available. 学生 attending a conference are eligible to be considered for awards up to $250. 学生 presenting at a conference are eligible to to be considered for awards up to $500. Special review and consideration of award funds will be granted to students who demonstrate as high need through 十大电竞游戏综合排名 金融援助.
Grantees will receive checks within 30 days of submission of Tow application with anticipated budget of expenses and faculty, instructor or major advisor letter of support (see 选择标准 above).
应用程序 for the 2023-2024 academic year are now open. 学生 should submit a completed application, along with a copy of their résumé and a letter of support from a 十大电竞游戏综合排名 faculty member expressing how the conference ties to the student's studies or career aspirations.
应用程序 will be reviewed on a rolling basis. 学生 will be notified of grant decisions via e-mail within 10 business days of submission of all required materials.
Grantees are expected to fulfill a number of requirements, including:
- Preparing “thank you” notes for the grant donors
- Completing an online evaluation form