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The Caroline '67 and David D'Antonio
Undergraduate Student
Travel for Excellence Fund

2013/14 funding for professional and conference travel
related to applicant's field of study

NOTE: FUNDING FOR 2013/14 HAS BEEN FULLY ALLOCATED
NEW APPLICATIONS ACCEPTED FOR TRAVEL AFTER JULY 1 ONLY

Submit an Application

Applications may be submitted at any time; however,
review and notification will follow the schedule below:

Application
Submitted By*

 

Review/Award
Decision

September 23, 2013

 

September 24-October 1, 2013

November 22, 2013

 

November 23-December 2, 2013

January 31, 2014

 

February 1-February 7, 2013

March 28, 2014

 

March 29-April 7, 2014

May 2, 2014

 

May 3-May 9, 2014

*Applications submitted prior to this date will not be reviewed/acted upon until the period indicated.

SUNY Oneonta encourages undergraduate student participation in research and creative activity across the academic disciplines, along with local, regional and national dissemination of such scholarship. The College at Oneonta Foundation raises and administers gifts and grants to enhance the academic status of SUNY Oneonta. Through generous gifts from Caroline '67 and David D'Antonio, an annual total of $30,000 for a five-year period has been made available to assist undergraduate students with expenses incurred for professional travel.

Full- and part-time undergraduate students in any academic discipline are eligible to apply for and receive awards for professional travel related to their field of study. Preference will be given to students presenting research or creative activity projects conducted with a faculty mentor(s), but this is not a requirement. However, all applicants must seek approval from a faculty sponsor prior to submitting an application (sponsors will be contacted for confirmation of support).

Approximately $15,000 will be made available each semester. Requests for travel funding may not exceed $750 per student application (for group applications, please consult with Kathy Meeker prior to application). Expenses will be processed through a Research Foundation for SUNY (RF) account, fiscally administered by the Office of Sponsored Programs. Successful student applicants must comply with all campus and RF travel and reimbursement guidelines and procedures, as well as other requirements specific to this fund. Details regarding such procedures will be included with notices of award of travel funds. Failure to comply will result in loss of funding.


 

 

Updated 9/4/13