The NCURA National Conference Travel Award supports travel-related costs to the Financial Research Administration Conference March 5-6, 2018 and/or the Pre-Award Research Administration Conference March 8-9,2018 in Orlando, Florida. The Awards are for up to two individuals who would not otherwise financially be able to attend this conference. One recipient will be from a U. S. Institution and one recipient will be from an Institution outside the U.S. The awardees receive up to $1,500 toward travel expenses associated with attending the conference(s). The awardees’ institution/organization is responsible for the registration fee. The criteria for selection are as follows:
- Be a current NCURA member,
- Would not otherwise, financially, be able to attend the conference,
- Stay at the host hotel and be responsible for making own room and travel reservations; and
- Agree to submit a report on his/her meeting experiences within thirty (30) days of the meeting.
For this year's application for the travel award to attend the FRA and/or PRA conference(s), please click here.
In addition to the application above, provide a brief statement of the anticipated benefits of attending the conference and a letter from your home institution supporting the application, describing why travel is not otherwise feasible and confirming the institution will support the Conference registration fee, by January 19, 2018.
The two supporting documents should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org and the applicants name should appear in the email subject line and when naming supporting documents.
For inquiries regarding this award, please contact Emily Ainsworth at 202.466.3894 or email@example.com.