Mission

The Graduate and Professional Student Government (GPSG) Travel Awards sponsored by the Vice President of Research aims to support professional development and high-impact experience of the graduate and professional students at Texas A&M University.


Travel Award Categories

Type I Awards: Worth a maximum of $500.00 USD.

Available to applicants participating as a commentator, panel chair, or presenter of at least one of the following: paper, poster, workshop, recital, case competition display, or work of art or design.

Type II Awards: Worth a maximum of $300.00 USD.

Available to applicants who are a co-author/co-creator of the paper, poster, workshop, recital, case competition display, or work of art or design but are not presenting; are attending a professional committee meeting as an officer (applicants needs to provide additional proof of membership on committee); or are traveling to another institution for education or training pertaining to applicant’s research or degree.

Type III Awards: Worth a maximum of $100.00 USD.

Available to applicants who are attending a conference related to their field but not presenting research; are attending a career fair; or are attending an audition.

Travel Award Dates

 

Eligibility

Applicants must be from an eligible Graduate or Professional Student Organization. Travel award eligibility is determined from Senator attendance at GPSG Senate meetings.

To check if your department is eligible, click here

Information

Detailed information regarding the Award can be found here: GPSG-Travel-Awards-Policies-2018-2019-5

Application

The application for Summer Travel is open until Saturday, April 6th, 2019 at 11:59pm and can be found here


Frequently Asked Questions

If you have any other questions please feel free to contact the Scholarship Committee: Awards Chair

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