Student Travel for Excellence Program: ACADEMIC STEP
Across the academic disciplines, the College at Oneonta encourages student participation in scholarship and intellectual excellence along with local, regional, and national dissemination of this scholarship and creativity. To this end the College has established a limited pool of funds which may be sought competitively by students to defer some of their approved related costs. To be eligible for funding the student must be a full-time enrolled undergraduate or graduate student at the College at Oneonta at the time of application and at the time of the funded activity. The student must also follow the application process detailed below. Students and their faculty sponsors should bear in mind that these funds are subject to the relevant New York State guidelines on such expenditures. Questions should be directed to your Divisional Dean's Office, Netzer 334/336. Potential fundable activities include, but are not necessarily limited to:
Please note that the pool of funds is limited; the College cannot guarantee funding to all student applicants.
Application Procedure To Be Followed:
Note: Although student applications must be made in advance of the activities, in keeping with State expenditure guidelines, students ONLY may receive approved funds reimbursing expenses after they have been incurred. Funds WILL NOT be provided in advance of activities.
Academic STEP Application (PDF Format)
Assumption of Risk and Release of Claims Form:
To be eligible for STEP funding, students must complete the SUNY "Assumption of Risk and Release of Claims Form," which is available in html or MS Word format through the links below:
Assumption of Risk and Release of Claims Form (PDF Format)