Travel Enrichment funds have been designated for the use of attending a conference as a presenter or to conduct research. Applications for anything other than these two purposes will not be accepted. Participation in internships, study abroad programs, summer schools, seminars and workshops are not eligible for funding.
a) a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25
b) be enrolled as a full-time student in the College of Arts & Sciences at the University of Memphis
c) have completed at least one semester as a full-time student at the University of Memphis
d) not have graduated before the actual travel dates indicated in the application
NOTE: Not eligible if you've been awarded Travel Enrichment funds within the last year.
Applicant must complete ALL of the following steps (a-f):
a.) Electronically submit the Online Travel Enrichment Fund Student Application form on the following page.
b.) Electronically submit a Statement of Intent and Purpose (additional information below), including a projected budget, the abstract title, along with the notification of acceptance by the conference, if presenting a paper and/or poster
c.) Electronically submit a copy of abstract
d.) Electronically submit a full citation for all publications, paper and/or poster presentations which you have been author or co-author
e.) Electronically submit a letter of support from the advisor
f.) Agree to participate in the program’s annual luncheon
All documents (steps b-e) should be submitted electronically to Deborah Tollefsen at email@example.com.
An applicant may submit only one proposal for the designated travel period.
Fall semester (September 1 ‐ December 31): July 15th
Spring semester (January 1 ‐ May 15): October 15th
Summer semester (May 16 ‐ August 31): March 15th
Questions concerning Travel Enrichment funds should be directed to Deborah Tollefsen at 678-1332 or firstname.lastname@example.org.