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MAT Student Conference Support

MAT has set aside a limited amount of funding for students to attend important conferences in which they have a paper, performance, or installation accepted. This funding opportunity is subject to the following rules and constraints:

Awards are subject to the availability of funds, so there is no guarantee requests will be funded. When the travel funds have been exhausted for a given academic year, no more travel grants will be awarded until the next academic year. The fiscal year begins July 1 and ends June 30.

How to Apply

Send an email to travel (at) mat.ucsb.edu with the Subject Line "MAT Travel Grant Request". Please send the request at least one month in advance of the event, with the following information:

Reimbursemant Process

Requests for reimbursement must be made within two months following the conference.

Submit a paragraph report and documentation of your participation to travel (at) mat.ucsb.edu.

Travel grant recipients must be sure to keep receipts for reimbursable items in case of audit.

Contact Lisa Thwing lisa (at) mat.ucsb.edu for reimbursement details.