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Research Travel

The Graduate Research Travel Grant provides supplemental funding for scholarly research travel that occurs during the academic year. Students in their second through fifth years of study are eligible for a Graduate Research Travel Grant.  Applications from sixth year students will be considered if accompanied by a brief letter from the student’s director of graduate study or research advisor regarding how the research will assist the student in the completion of doctoral studies. There are three application cycles for this grant, and applications for travel must be received by the application due date for the expected travel term. Detailed information on the Graduate Research Travel Grant is found in the Graduate School Handbook. Note:  You do not need to seek a Graduate School signature for the form; if your request is approved, that signature will be added and a copy will be returned to you. (Students enrolled in degree programs in the Division of Biology and Medicine are not eligible for this program.)
Application Form

The Joukowsky Summer Research Award Program was developed by the Graduate School in 2012 to provide additional funding for scholarly activities outside of Brown during the summer months.  Students conducting research or traveling for other academic purposes during the summer months may be eligible for this award. Academic purposes could include attending language programs, summer workshops, or other activities. Doctoral students applying for summer research after the first through fifth years of study are eligible for the awards. Detailed information on the Joukowsky Summer Research Award Program is in the Graduate School Handbook. Note:  You do not need to seek a Graduate School signature for the form; if your request is approved, that signature will be added and a copy will be returned to you.  (Students enrolled in degree programs in the Division of Biology and Medicine are not eligible for this program.)
Application Form
Deadline: February 28

Other Research Travel Opportunities

Graduate students are required to register their international travel with International SOS. Students should take advantge of International SOS travel advice and services.