Travel Grant

Ohio State's Interdisciplinary Ph.D Program in Nutrition is providing a matching travel grant for all students currently enrolled in the Nutrition program (OSUN). Students must present their own results at national or international meetings. The award amount is $250 per graduate student per calendar year. The advisor is expected to match the award for a total of up to $500. Applications will be submitted to the Program office with a copy of the accepted abstract and application form.

Criteria for award

  1. Students must present their original work
  2. Student rank
  3. Advisor must submit a letter of support matching the OSUN travel grant

Application Process

All documentation must be presented by the deadlines listed below:

November 1 — Travel during December, January, February, March
March 1 — Travel during April, May, June, July, August
August 1 — Travel during September, October, November

Please submit:

  1. A completed application for Graduate Student Travel Grant Award
  2. Invitation and/or registration to speak at the conference including dates and location
  3. Letter from advisor matching OSUN funds up to $250
  4. Copies of abstracts of work to be presented
  5. CV

Submit packet to:

Amanda Hargett
222B Animal Sciences Building
2029 Fyffe Ct.
Columbus, OH 43210
(614) 292-9957

When all applications are received, the OSUN Graduate Studies Committee will meet to review all materials. Award notification will be sent to the student and the advisor within two weeks of the application deadline. All reimbursement requests will be submitted to the Fiscal Service Center located in the Department of Human Nutrition.