Graduate Student Travel Award

The Center for Biomedical Engineering and Science (CBES) is pleased to announce a competition for graduate student travel awards to scientific or engineering conference during the 2016-2017 Academic Year.  Travel awards are for up to $500.00 and are subject to the same travel constraints and criteria of all University travel.  Funds are available to cover transportation, hotel and registration costs.


In order to be eligible for the travel award, the student and Associated Researcher must meet the following criteria:

  1. The Graduate student must be under the supervision of a CBES Associated Researcher
  2. The student must be attending the conference as an oral presenter or poster presenter
  3. The Associated Researcher must attend one CBES sponsored event per academic year
  4. The Graduate student must list CBES as one of their affiliations on the abstract and on the paper in the conference proceedings

Only one student travel award will be granted to an Associated Researcher per academic year and requests must be made before March 1, 2017.  All applications must be submitted to Nataly Tapper, CBES Business Manager, 224 Duke Centennial Hall.