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ACUNS is pleased to announce that Friends of ACUNS are offering up to 3 travel grants to Global South scholars presenting at the 2018 Annual Meeting.

Friends of ACUNS Global South Travel Grant – $500 US
The Friends of ACUNS Global South Travel Grant is available to any scholar from the Global South. The applicant must be a citizen of and based at a higher education institution in the Global South. The winner will also receive a registration fee waiver. These grants will be provided as reimbursements to the winners, at the Annual Meeting. Applicants do not have to be members of ACUNS when applying, but must be a member to pick up their grant check.

Deadline: Friday, April 6, 2018

Travel Grant Guidelines
Applicants for the Friends of ACUNS Travel Grant must provide:

  1. A provisional budget estimate for attending the Annual Meeting
  2. A brief (300 words max.) statement explaining how their participation in the Annual Meeting will advance their studies, research, or professional development

Winners of the travel grants will be notified directly by e-mail by Friday, April 20, 2018.

  1. In order to receive your travel grant reimbursement check we need to receive the following from you:
    – A valid form of ID
    – Travel Receipts: We prefer that you send them via email to [email protected] prior to the Annual Meeting. Or, you can bring photocopies of your travel receipts to the Annual Meeting for ACUNS staff. The receipts must equal or exceed the amount of your travel grant.
  2. Receipts may include airlines, hotel/accommodation and taxi/shuttle/train
  3. You must pick up your check/reimbursement for the Travel Grant at the Annual Meeting
  4. No advance award/grant payments can be made

Online Application
Applications for the 2018 Friends of ACUNS Travel Grant.  Winners of the travel grant will be notified by Friday, April 20, 2018. If you have any questions, please email [email protected]