Undergraduate Travel Award - Spring

The Undergraduate Travel Award provides a one-time award (amount subject to variation) to an undergraduate Psychology student to support student travel to a professional conference in the field of psychology. Students are evaluated using criteria such as academic excellence, research experience, leadership, conference travel proposal and budget.

How to Apply
To be considered for this opportunity, log in and complete the General Application on your WiSH dashboard at https://wisc.academicworks.com/applications.

Conditions of Award
Students must be a full-time, declared psychology major intending to attend, or present at, a professional conference in the field of Psychology. In addition, scholarships with a financial need component require a completed FAFSA form at https://fafsa.ed.gov/ on file with UW-Madison. Student financial aid packages can be impacted by scholarship awards. It is recommended that students contact the Office of Student Financial Aid at https://financialaid.wisc.edu to learn about potential impact on current aid packages.

up to $1000
Department of Psychology
Supplemental Questions
  1. What psychology-related conference do you wish to attend? Provide the name of the conference, location, and dates.
  2. Are you planning to present at the conference? In what capacity?
  3. If you are planning to present, please include a copy of the abstract of your session or poster.
  4. Please provide a budget. What is the cost of attending this conference? List the itemized travel costs, hotel accommodations, per diem, any needed materials as well as a total budget amount.
  5. Please explain how attending this conference will benefit your education and professional development.
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