UNIVERSITY OF WISCONSIN River Falls
The Falcon Travel Grant competition is intended to support URSCA student travel to professional conferences or events. Funds may be used for travel expenses such as conference registration, lodging and transportation. Applications in either the individual or group categories are welcome from all UWRF colleges and disciplines. Grant applications should be student-authored, with supervision and guidance from the faculty mentor throughout the pre- and post-award process.
Group (i.e. As group of URSCA students participating or performing as a group at the same conference or event): eligible for funding with shared accommodations and travel arrangements.
Priority will be given to students in funding Category 1 (Presenting). Also, priority will be given to undergraduates whose applications include confirmation of acceptance to present at the conference or event.
All applications will be evaluated by SURSCA. For more about SURSCA and how to join, see the SURSCA Page or at https://www.uwrf.edu/URSCA/SURSCA.cfm
Due to the length and breadth of the review process with SURSCA, the Office of Undergraduate Research, Scholarly and Creative Activity will notify award recipients no sooner than six weeks of the grant deadline.
2019-20 Application Deadlines:
Round 1: Closed
Round 2: Monday, February 17, 2020
Applications must be for conference travel between July 1, 2019 - June 30, 2020
Find sample Falcon Travel Grant proposals below - two group and one individual proposal. SURSCA has provided these strong examples to assist future grant writers.
FTG - Individual Presenting (sample) - Physics
FTG - Group Presenting (sample) - Psychology