International Travel Awards

About the program

The International Travel Funding Program assists college faculty members who will have an active role in research presentations, plenary presentations, and keynote speeches at recognized international meetings by providing a portion of their travel costs.

  • Faculty members (e.g. tenured, tenure-track, research, prof. of practice).
  • Maximum $1,500. Funds are available to support approximately 30 proposals per year in addition to other travel related awards.
  • Three rounds of awards are considered each year with the following deadline dates: November 15, March 15, July 15.

More information

Final report

Funding is valid upon notification of the award and travel must occur within six months of the notification date. A one to three page written report is due within four weeks of completing the travel and must summarize the activities and accomplishments.  This report is also required for the reimbursement of travel expenses. 

Email the report to:


  1. Go to NuGrant
  2. Select “Create New Application”
  3. Select "International Travel"

Recent Awardees

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Social Science

Effie Athanassopoulos
  • Effie Athanassopoulos, Anthropology
  • XIth Congress AIECM3 on Medieval and Modern Period Mediterranean Ceramics
  • Antalya, Turkey
Robert Belli
  • Robert Belli, Psychology
  • International Conference on Memory
  • Budapest, Hungary
Lory Dance
  • Lory Dance, Sociology
  • The 18th International MAXQDA User Conference
  • Berlin, Germany
Ari Kohen
  • Ari Kohen, Political Science
  • the Leading Across Borders and Generations conference
  • Barcelona, Spain
Ming Li
  • Ming Li, Psychology
  • The Physiological Psychology Branch of China Psychology Society (PPBCPS) convention
  • Chongqing, China
Julia McQuillan
  • Julia McQuillan, Sociology
  • European Population Conference 2016
  • Mainz, Germany
Heather Richards-Rissetto
  • Heather Richards-Rissetto, Anthropology
  • Digital Heritage International Congress 2015
  • Granada, Spain
Jeffrey Stevens
  • Jeffrey Stevens, Psychology
  • Society for Neuroeconomics Meeting
  • Berlin, Germany
Tyler White
  • Tyler White, Political Science
  • International Association for Intelligence Education (IAFIE) Annual Conference
  • Breda, Netherlands


Radha Balasubramanian
  • Radha Balasubramanian, Modern Languages
  • X International Conference "Leo Tolstoy and World Literature"
  • Yasnaya Poliana, Russia
David Cahan
  • David Cahan, History
  • The Three Societies Meeting
  • Edmonton, Canada
Sidnie Crawford
  • Sidnie Crawford, Classics and Religious Studies
  • The Texts of the Bible from the Dead Sea Scrolls to the Biblical Manuscripts of the Vienna Papyrus Collection
  • Jerusalem, Israel
Dawne Curry
  • Dawne Curry, History
  • the Contest Sites: the Construction of Childhood conference
  • Rashtrapati Niwas, Shimla
James Garza
  • James Garza, History
  • 2016 Conference of the Canadian Association for Latin American Studies
  • Calgary, Canada
Iker Gonzalez-Allende
  • Iker Gonzalez-Allende, Modern Languages and Literatures
  • Heterodox and Heterodoxy in the Basque Exile
  • Donostia, Tolosa and Gernika, Spain
Jeannette Jones
  • Jeannette Jones, History
  • the Annual Meeting of the American Studies Assocation
  • Toronto, Canada
Tom Lynch
  • Thomas Lynch, English
  • International Symposium Companion Species in North American Cultural Productions, and the International Conference on Ecopoetics
  • Toulouse, France, and Perpignan, France
Jennifer McKitrick
  • Jennifer McKitrick, Philosophy
  • the Workshop on Dispositions
  • Berlin, Germany
Sarah Murray
  • Sarah Murray, Classics
  • the Digital Humanities: the Example of Antiquity conference
  • Grenoble, France
Oscar Pereira
  • Oscar Pereira, Modern Languages
  • The Third Soria Meeting of Contemporary Spanish Thought Lateral Literatures Lecture Series
  • Soria Spain
Ken Price
  • Ken Price, English
  • Beyond Borders: the Interplay of Ancient and Modern Literatures
  • Macerata, Italy
Sean Trundle
  • Sean Trundle, History
  • The (Re)production of Misery and the Ways of Resistance
  • Toronto, Canada
Adrian Wisnicki
  • Adrian Wisnicki, English
  • Digital Humanities 2016
  • Krakow, Poland


Shireen Adenwalla
  • Shireen Adenwalla, Physics
  • International Conference on Superconductivity and Magnetism (ICSM) 2016
  • Fethiye, Turkey
Kirill Belashchenko
  • Kirill Belashchenko, Physics
  • 9th International Symposium on Metallic Multilayers (MML 2016)
  • Uppsala, Sweden
Christopher Bilder
  • Christopher Bilder, Statistics
  • XXVIIIth International Biometric Conference
  • Victoria, BC, Canada
Caroline Burberry
  • Caroline Burberry, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
  • American Association of Petroleum Geologists' Annual Meeting
  • Calgary, AB, Canada
Martin Centurion
  • Martin Centurion, Physics
  • Ultrafast Imaging of Photochemical Dynamics: Faraday Discussion
  • Edinburgh, Scotland
Lynne Elkins
  • Lynne Elkins, Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
  • Goldschmidt Conference
  • Yokohama, Japan
Brian Harbourne
  • Brian Harbourne, Mathematics
  • Mini-Workshop: Arrangements of Subvarieties, and their Applications in Algebraic Geometry
  • Oberwolfach, Germany
Mohammad Rashedul Hasan
  • Mohammad Rashedul Hasan, Computer Science
  • the IEEE/WIC/ACM Intelligent Agent Technology Conference
  • Singapore
Adam Houston
  • Adam Houston, Meteorology and Climatology
  • the 8th European Conference on Severe Storms
  • Wiener Neustadt, Austria
Christine Kelley
  • Christine Kelley, Mathematics
  • The Mathematical Coding Theory in Multimedia Streaming conference
  • Banff, Canada
Alexey Kovalev
  • Alexey Kovalev, Physics
  • International Conference on Electronic Materials (IUMRS-ICEM 2016) in Singapore
  • Suntec, Singapore
Glenn Ledder
  • Glenn Ledder, Mathematics
  • European Conference on Mathematical and Theoretical Biology
  • Nottingham, UK
Yumou Qiu
  • Yumou Qiu, Statistics
  • 8th International Conference of the ERCIM WG on Computational and Methodological Statistics (CMStatistics 2015)
  • London, UK
Sabrina Russo
  • Sabrina Russo, Biological Sciences
  • 53rd Annual Meeting of the Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation
  • Montpellier, France
Leen-Kiat Soh
  • Leen-Kiat Soh, Computer Science
  • International Conference Autonomous Agetns & Multiagent Systems 2016 (AAMAS'2016)
  • Singapore
Qi Zhang
  • Qi Zhang, Statistics
  • Big Statistics & Data Science Joint Conference
  • Beijing, China, P.R.