Travel Grants

GCC awards $200 travel grants to support chemistry graduate students traveling to both regional and national conferences to present scientific research.  Download the application here.

All applications are due March 12, 2018 by 5pm. This cycle considers funding for all conferences between September 2017 and August 2018.

As stated in the application form, the eligibility requirements are as follows:

  1. You must be a Ph.D. Candidate in the Chemistry Department currently in good academic standing.
  2. The conference must be outside the RTP area, and the first day of the conference must be between September 1, 2017 - August 31, 2018, inclusively (Funding can be awarded retroactively.).
  3. You must be presenting/have presented at the conference (i.e., poster, talk, etc.).
  4. If eligible, you must have applied/will apply for the Graduate School’s Conference Travel Award.

Please email Patricia Johnson (patricia.n.johnson“at” with any questions regarding the travel grant application process.