Student Government Conference Recognition Award

Indiana University School of Public Health-Bloomington Student Government Conference Recognition Award

Purpose: The SPH Student Government Conference Recognition Award will help provide support to undergraduate and graduate public health students seeking opportunities for active conference and workshop attendance.

Eligibility Criteria: All undergraduate and graduate students within the School of Public Health are encouraged to apply. Consideration will be given to all students with the intention of attending conferences or workshops for research presentations (including poster presentations).

Students will be required to submit their CV and answer two 150 word max essay questions about why they want to attend and how it will enhance their academic and professional development. Additionally, students will be required to disclose other sources of funding that they are receiving as well as a budget and justification for their expenses.

Following attendance for their professional development experience, students will be required to write a statement of 150 word max, about the experience. In addition, the awardees must attach a photograph during his/her participation.

Proof of attendance will be required for all awardees, in order to receive the award.

Guidelines: Students are encouraged to apply for this travel grant before receiving formal acceptance to the event. However, to be considered for an award students must provide the acceptance letter as soon as possible, but no later than March 30, 2018.

Funds will be awarded throughout the 2017/2018 school year for conferences and workshops that take place before June 15, 2018.

Awards: Awards will be given in two tiers: 4 awards for $500 and 8 awards for up to $250.

Deadline: Complete application must be submitted by March 30, 2018.
Each applicant needs to submit their CV and acceptance letter via email to:
Questions may be directed to the Indiana University-School of Public Health Student Government by email at

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