National Conference Award

NCURA National Conference Award


The NCURA National Conference Award supports the cost of registration for either the Financial Research Administration Conference March 15-17, 2021 or the Pre-Award Research Administration Conference March 23-25,2021. 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 a registration to their choice of either the Financial Research Administration Conference or the Pre-Award Research Administration Conference. The criteria for selection are as follows:

  • Be a current NCURA member, 
  • Would not otherwise, financially, be able to attend the conference, and
  • Agree to submit a report on his/her meeting experiences within thirty (30) days of the meeting.


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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 and describing why registration for the conference is not otherwise feasible by February 12, 2021.

The two supporting documents should be sent to awards@ncura.edu 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 ainsworth@ncura.edu.