Postdoc Travel Grant

Postdoc Travel Grant

Postdoc Studies has established a travel fund with the University of Nebraska Foundation to help UNL postdoctoral scholars present their research at academic or professional conferences, or participate in select professional development opportunities.

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To apply, please choose Add new IC Application from the Quick Add Actions and select Postdoctoral Travel Grant Application from the drop-down menu in NuRamp.


Apply for Funding

(UNL postdocs only)

About the Program

  • Provides assistance when insufficient financial support is available through other resources
  • Supports domestic and international conference expenses to present UNL research (oral or poster) at an academic or professional conference
  • Award Amount up to $500


Current UNL postdocs are eligible to apply. Applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Fewer than 5 years of service at UNL (not counting time as a graduate student)
  • Have not received a postdoc travel grant from this program in the last year
  • Have an accepted abstract for an oral or poster presentation at a conference 

Application process

  • Applications are accepted on a rolling basis and will be considered as they are received.
  • Applications for conference presentations already completed will not be considered.  You must submit your application at least 6 weeks prior to your presentation.
  • To apply, please complete the Postdoctoral Travel Grant Application under the Internal Competitions in NuRamp.

Provide Funding

Make a Tax-deductible Donation

Visit the University of Nebraska Foundation website.

* Our goal is to establish the postdoc travel grant program as a permanent endowment. Please help us raise awareness for this giving opportunity.