Travel Awards

Information on travel awards provided by The University of Rochester Graduate Women In Science (GWIS)

Application deadlines are November 15th and April 15th. You must be a graduate student in years 1 through 4 and an active participant in GWIS. Travel will be sponsored on the basis of scientific merit and need. View our past travel awards.

Application Process:

  1. Submit a completed Application Form along with a copy of your C.V., and copies of your peer-reviewed publications to Stephanie Scoville
  2. Request that your Ph.D. mentor and one of your Ph.D. advisory committee members each forward a letter of reference to Stephanie Scoville.

A one-page follow-up report from travel awardees is required within one month after travel is completed. This should be submitted to Stephanie Scoville.

Membership

GWIS meetings are open to everyone. Interested individuals should subscribe to the GWIS listServ. Please contact Stephanie Scoville with any inquiries.

Topics for Future Discussions?

We are welcome to your suggestions, Please contact Lynne MaquatElaine Sia with your ideas.

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