The Research Office

Wilson Hall
371 Wilson Boulevard
Rochester, Michigan 48309-4486
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(248) 370-2762
(248) 370-4111
research@oakland.edu
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Provost Graduate Student Travel Award

Graduate students actively pursuing a degree at Oakland University are invited to apply for travel grants. These awards are limited to a maximum of $500 each.

Student travel grant awards are intended to be used by students to travel to a conference to present a paper. Eligibility requirements are as follows:

  • The applicant must be the actual presenter and have an accepted paper.
  • The student must be enrolled at the time of travel, but recently graduated students may be funded to present a paper at a conference up to six months after graduation.
  • Applications must be submitted online through infoReady REVIEW.
  • The applicant(s) must have a GPA of at least 3.0 and attach a transcript to the online application. An advising copy of the transcript obtained from SAIL is acceptable.
  • Verification, such as registration confirmation, date and location of the conference, as well as title of the paper must be provided. 
  • A faculty mentor must be identified and submit a Mentor Reference Letter through the infoReady REVIEW

Deadlines for application submission are:

  • Third Monday of October
  • Third Friday of February (Feb. 17, 2023)

If you have any questions, please email Sue Willner at willner@oakland.edu or call (248) 370-4111.