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Student Travel Award

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Student Travel Award

The Kean University Foundation Undergraduate Student Research Travel Award provides up to $500 to support travel for an individual undergraduate student or student group to present invited scholarly or creative work; to accept an award from a professional organization or academic institution; or to attend academic competitions at the regional, national, or international level.


  • The applicant(s) are undergraduate students in good academic standing at the time of application and at the time of travel.
  • The applicant(s) have received written confirmation from the sponsoring organization of the applicant’s acceptance to make a presentation, receive an award, or compete.
  • Each application requires faculty approval before submission.
  • NOTE: Students may receive only one travel award from the Kean University Foundation.


Funds may only be used to cover the following costs:

  • Transportation to and from the conference (e.g., airfare, van rental, mileage)
  • Lodging and meals (maximum: 2 nights)
  • Conference registration fees
  • Faculty/chaperone expenses cannot be funded by Student Travel Awards.


  • October 1st for fall semester travel
  • February 15th for spring semester travel


Email on how to apply.

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