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The Office of Research is offering a limited number of travel grants, up to $1,500 each, for undergraduate students presenting original research at regional, national, and international conferences.  Group travel inquiries should be submitted to

Award recipients are required to provide a summary of their experience together with their abstract no later than one month after attending the conference.  This material may be featured on the research website and/or printed materials.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Students must be an undergraduate and enrolled continuously before and during the time of award and travel; if the student is a senior, travel must be completed within three months of graduation.
  • GPA of 3.0 or better
  • The primary research mentor must be a GA Southern faculty member

Application material (see form below):

  • Electronic application form, including abstract, explanation of benefit and budget
  • Letter of support for cost-sharing, if applicable
  • Letter of support from faculty advisor
  • Copy of unofficial transcript

The Undergraduate Research Council will choose the awardees based on the merit of research and benefit to the student.
All reimbursement material, receipts etc. need to be received no later than 2 weeks after return.

Apply for funding here.

Application Deadlines:

Month of Travel: Latest Submission Date:
September July 15
October August 15
November September 15
December October 15
January November 15
February December 15
March January 15
April February 15
May March 15
June – August April 15

Last updated: 7/15/2021