Graduate Travel Awards

Travel Funds

The University awards various funds to graduate students in order to help defray the cost of travel to academic or scholarly events.

SLD Travel Grant

The Office of Student Life and Development offers an Academic Travel Grant of up to $400. Graduate students who are presenting a paper or poster can apply for reimbursement of conference registration fees, transportation, lodging and memberships. Eligibility requires enrollment in 9 units at the time of application and the semester the academic travel is requested, as well as a cumulative 3.00 GPA.

ASI Travel Grant

Associated Students Inc. offers a Student Travel Fund (application) of up to $450, which graduate students can apply for in order pay for their transportation costs. Graduate students must be presenting a research paper at an academic conference, and must be enrolled in 6 graduate units at the time of travel.

HOGAR Travel Grant

Graduate students at CSULB who are presenting at an academic conference can apply for a travel grant of up to $1,000 through Project HOGAR (application). These funds are made possible by the U.S. Department of Education, and are contingent on program status. Download the application for more information. Applications from underrepresented and/or underprivileged students is particularly encouraged, and preference is given to first-time recipients. For more information, please contact the HOGAR Office.