The department's A.E. Martell Travel Awards, F.A. Cotton Travel Awards, Martin Corera Travel Awards, and Eastman Travel Awards provide funds that are awarded on a competitive basis for the purpose of supporting graduate student travel to scientific meetings or other appropriate scholarly activities. The department feels that such travel opportunities are essential for the scientific growth and development of students.
Travel funds will be awarded twice each year. The deadline for Summer- and Fall-semester travel award applications is March 1 each year, with announcements of recipients being made no later than April 1. Applications for Spring-semester travel awards are due by October 1 each year and recipients will be announced by November 1. Students applying for these awards must be enrolled in the Department of Chemistry Graduate Program.
Applications for travel awards should be prepared in accordance to the following template:
Awards will be made based on the following criteria: