NCURA Regional Meeting Travel Award

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Professional Development Travel Award Opportunity

The Office for Research is pleased to announce it is AGAIN sponsoring three travel awards for members of the Research Administrator Support Group to attend the National Council for University Research Administrators (NCURA) Region III Conference. This year’s meeting will be held in Memphis, TN from April 28, 2013 to May 1, 2013.

For each awardee the Office for Research will pay 75% of the cost of attendance. Costs of attendance are those expenses allowable under UA travel policy, including transportation, lodging, and registration fees. In prior years, registration has been approximately $350 and lodging has been approximately $200 a night. The remaining 25% of the cost of attendance must be secured from your department or college.

Selection will be based on the merits of the application, including described need and grant volume. Preference will be given to those individuals who have not previously participated in NCURA workshops or conferences.

To apply, fill out the form below before Noon on March 20, 2013.