UNL Postdoc Travel Grant

The Office of Postdoctoral Studies has established a travel fund with the University of Nebraska Foundation to help UNL postdoctoral scholars present their research at academic or professional conferences, or participate in select professional development opportunities.

Apply for Funding (UNL postdocs only)

About the Program

  • Provides assistance when insufficient financial support is available through other resources
  • Supports domestic and international travel to present UNL research (oral or poster) at an academic or professional conference
  • Award Amount up to $750

Eligibility

Current UNL postdocs are eligible to apply. Applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Fewer than 5 years of service at UNL (not counting time as a graduate student)
  • Have not received a postdoc travel grant from this program in the last year
  • Have an accepted abstract for an oral or poster presentation at a conference 

Application process

  • Applications are accepted on a rolling basis and will be considered as they are received
  • Applications for travel already completed will not be considered.  You must submit your travel grant application at least 6 weeks prior to travel
  • Complete the application form.
  • Attach the abstract acceptance letter or email to the travel grant form and submit as a single .pdf to sbartelt2@unl.edu

Provide FundingMake a Tax-deductible Donation

Visit the University of Nebraska Foundation website.

* Our goal is to establish the postdoc travel grant program as a permanent endowment. Please help us raise awareness for this giving opportunity.