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NCUR Abstract and Travel Grant Submission Site

Welcome to Salisbury University’s Travel Grant Award program for the 2020 National Conference on Undergraduate Research at Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana.

The Office of Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities (OURCA) sponsors a Travel Grant Award Program which enables outstanding SU undergraduate students to present their research, creative or scholarly projects at the National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR).  This grant will fund travel, lodging and registration expenses. Students must be registered as undergraduates at Salisbury University in Spring 2020 in order to qualify.

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  • NCUR 2020 Abstract Submission Opens:
    September 30, 2019 
  • NCUR 2020 Abstract Deadline:
    December 6, 2019
    [ SUBMIT Abstract ]
  • SU Travel Grant Deadline:
    December 13, 2019  
    [ SUBMIT Travel Grant ]

Have you done an independent research paper, or developed a really good business plan? Do you have a pedagogical philosophy you’d like to share with colleagues? Have you recently conducted scientific research in the lab or field?  Have you created some beautiful artwork lately? Students who are doing or have done significant independent or group projects - in any academic program and/or major - are urged to consider submitting a proposal.

The 34nd Annual National Conference on Undergraduate Research will be held at Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana March 26-29, 2020. Please visit the NCUR 2020 Website for more information

Event Deadline
Abstract submission opens: Monday, September 30, 2019
Abstract submission deadline: Friday, December 6, 2019, 11:59 pm MST
SU Travel Grant application deadline: December 13, 2019
Notification of abstract acceptance: Wednesday, January 15
Notification of SU Travel Grant awards: February 7, 2020
Early registration closes: February 21, 2020


NCUR Travel/Conference Date Details

Event Date
Depart from Salisbury University to BWI airport.
Fly into Atlanta, Georgia and Uber to hotels
March 25, 2020
NCUR Day 1 March 26, 2020
NCUR Day 2 March 27, 2020
NCUR Day 3 March 28, 2020
Fly back to BWI and return back to Salisbury via bus. March 29, 2020

About NCUR

Undergraduate students from colleges and universities across the US and representing all academic disciplines, gather to present their research, creative or scholarly projects. NCUR creates a unique environment to celebrate and promote exemplary student achievement which serves to advance and enrich undergraduate education.

***Please note that you must submit your abstract to NCUR by their deadline of December 6, 2019

(NCUR abstract submission)

SU NCUR Travel Grant Submission Instructions

***Only those submissions accepted by NCUR will be eligible for the SU NCUR travel award.

To apply for the SU NCUR Travel Grant, please follow the steps below:

First, to submit an application for the SU NCUR travel grant, have your abstract and your faculty mentor's signed recommendation letter in .pdf format ready to be uploaded to the site.

View sample abstracts (new window)

SU NCUR Travel Grant Application Guidelines (PDF)

Login to the SU NCUR Travel Grant Abstract Submission site (may require SU login):

Abstract Submission

Note:  if prompted to login - enter "salisbury\yourusername" (no quotes) as the username and your SU network password

Complete all fields on the form and certify that you agree to attend NCUR 2020 at Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana March 26-29, 2020 if your abstract is accepted for presentation.

Upload two documents for review for your SU Travel Grant Application: Your abstract document AND your faculty mentor letter of support, both in .pdf format.

Deadline Friday, December 13, 2019.


For abstract submissions that you are recommending, please provide the students with your signed letter in .pdf format. Students should upload the faculty mentor's letter along with the abstract.

Any questions: please contact one of us at OURCA