Travel Bursaries – $500

COVID-19 Travel Bursary Notice

In order to protect health & safety, Western has cancelled future university-sanctioned international travel for all students until June 1, 2020.

CURL Travel Bursary applications are currently closed until further notice. CURL-funded research travel that involves student researchers is cancelled.

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Do you have an excellent essay you’re ready to present to an audience? Are you longing for practical skills and training in your field?

CURL Travel Bursaries support Huron students in traveling to conferences, workshops, and other events that foster their academic and career skills. Winners receive a $500 cheque to be used towards transportation, registration, housing, etc. during their trip.

Applications are accepted on a rolling basis from September 1 to March 30 of each school year. Travel can occur at any time during the calendar year.

Applicants must have a CURL Faculty Associate sponsor their application. Winners must complete a reflection within 30 days of travel. See the full Travel Bursary policy below!

Travel Bursary Application - CLOSED

Travel Bursary applications are closed until further notice.

Full Rules and Instructions

See the rules and reflection guidelines. Your application will go swimmingly! (pdf)

Travel Bursary Winners

Explore selected reflections about research, skill-building, and volunteering from past winners.