Appalachian Center Student Travel Funding

The UK Appalachian Center supports undergraduate and graduate student research through mentorship, conference facilitation, administrative support, and funding opportunities. 

Applications are open for the 2021-2022 funding cycle.

Appalachian Center Student Travel Funding is available to UK graduate and undergraduate students presenting their Appalachian-related work at academic conferences. Funding is limited and awards will be given based on availability. Applications that are received as soon as possible will be given preference. 

Students may apply for Appalachian Center Student Travel Funding for up to $250. Funding in excess of $250 may be considered for international conferences. When applying students will provide a budget and proof of conference acceptance. Funds may cover costs including travel, lodging, registration, and any other appropriate costs.  Please note: travel-related expenses must be in accordance with University of Kentucky's current travel guidelines. Funds will be in the form of a reimbursement so all necessary receipts will need to be submitted. 

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