The Greta Coger Graduate Student Travel Fund

The Harriet Tubman Institute is pleased to announce the Greta Coger Graduate Student Travel Fund. The purpose of the Travel Fund is to provide financial support to graduate students who have been accepted to or invited by a reputable organization to present a scholarly paper and/or conducting research outside of the Greater Toronto Area.

Eligibility for Funding
To be eligible for the Travel Fund, students must be a Tubman Associated Graduate Student at York University (part-or full-time). Funding will only be awarded towards the cost of travel to and from the conference and/or research destination to a maximum of CAD$500 per graduate student.
Students are encouraged to apply as early as possible.

Completing Your Application
Complete all parts of the application. Remember to include:
1. An abstract of your presentation (if applicable)
2. A copy of your acceptance or invitation letter (if applicable)
3. A copy of the conference program (if applicable)
4. Research Summary outlining the reason for travel (for research travel)
5. Letter of support from supervisor (for research travel)
6. Official travel receipt or quote (including online travel services)

Deadline: May 15, 2014 for Spring 2014 adjudication. Decisions will be announced June 2014.

Completed application packages should be addressed to:
The Greta Coger Graduate Student Travel Fund
The Harriet Tubman Institute
321 York Lanes, York University
4700 Keele St., Toronto, 
Ontario, Canada, M3J 1P3

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