Conference Travel Award

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Conference Travel Award

*Note:The Conference Travel Award is on hold, GWS is not currently accepting applications*

The Gender and Women’s Studies Department will provide up to 5 travel awards for graduate students to travel to professional conferences. The GWS Conference Travel Awards are intended to support students who will be presenting papers, posters, or creative work related to feminist, gender and/or sexuality studies.  

GWS Travel Awards will not exceed $300.00, and will be limited to full-time students in good standing with the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.  These funds are a supplement to other resources, and applications should indicate a personal, departmental, college, or other contribution to expenses.  Students may receive up to two GWS Conference Travel Awards during their graduate studies at UIUC.

Deadlines: February 15 and September 15

Guidelines and Application Form