Welcome to the NCUR Travel Grant Award Program

Welcome to Salisbury University’s Travel Grant Award program for the 2019 National Conference on Undergraduate Research at Kennesaw State University, Georgia.

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 2019 in order to qualify.

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  • NCUR 2019 Abstract Submission Opens:
    Monday October 8, 2018
     
  • NCUR 2019 Abstract Deadline:
    Tuesday, December 4, 2018
    [SUBMIT Abstract] (Link not yet available)
     
  • SU Travel Grant Deadline:
    Friday, December 7, 2018 
    [ 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 33nd Annual National Conference on Undergraduate Research will be held at Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, Georgia April 11-13, 2019. Information is still being developed. Please visit http://ncur.kennesaw.edu for updates.

Event Deadline
Abstract submission opens:        October 8, 2018  
Abstract submission deadline:   December 4, 2018  
SU Travel Grant application deadline:     December 7, 2018  
Notification of abstract acceptance:        January 28, 2019  
Notification of SU Travel Grant awards: February 8, 2019  
Early registration closes: February 26, 2019

 

NCUR Travel/Conference Date Details

Event Date
Depart from Salisbury University to BWI airport.
Fly into Atlanta, Georgia and Uber to hotels
April 10, 2019
NCUR Day 1 April 11, 2019
NCUR Day 2 April 12, 2019
NCUR Day 3 April 13, 2019
Fly back to BWI and return back to Salisbury via bus. April 14, 2019

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 4, 2018

 (NCUR abstract submission) (Link not yet available)

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 2019 at Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, Georgia April 11-13, 2019 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 7, 2018.

Faculty

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