Grad Student Travel Support

Effective June 2012, the Faculty of Science has made changes to support for graduate student, research-related travel. This was done to simplify and improve the available support and to ensure consistency with the recently introduced support for undergraduate travel.

Two forms of support are now provided:

  1. support for students making presentations at conferences or other scientific meetings, and
  2. support for students undertaking international travel to research labs or other research institutions for extended periods of time (normally 2 weeks or longer) as part of their graduate program of study.

The levels of support available (provided on a matching basis with funds from within the home Department of the student) are: