Conference Grants

A small number of awards are available to help UMMS students travel to prominent global health conferences - in domestic or international settings - to present their global health-related projects.

Who: UMMS students who have had abstracts or posters accepted for showcase.

What: Support can be requested for conference registration, poster printing, airfare, lodging, etc.

Apply: Once your poster or abstract has been accepted for showcase – if possible, at least 60 days prior to departure. Apply for national conference funding here. Apply for international conference funding here.

Travel Resouces: Find information to help plan your overseas educational experience in the Travel Services area of the website, including travel registry and insurance information, visa and passport resources, a pre-departure timeline and checklist, and more.