Note: Travel Funds Applications will be considered for funding three times during the academic year.
- Fall Travel during the fall academic semester–Due 3rd Tuesday of September.
- Spring Travel during the spring academic semester–Due 3rd Tuesday of January
- Summer Travel during the months May-August–Due 3rd Tuesday of April
Please Note: Deadlines for applications are fixed and unable to be extended. Notification of funding awards will be made during the following week.
The Abilene Christian University (ACU) Pursuit Travel Grant Fund was established in 2012 as a part of ACU’s Quality Enhancement Plan. The purpose of the fund is to support conference expenses of students and their faculty mentors as they present research or scholarship findings, or creative activities.
Pursuit Travel Funds are available for faculty/student travel to conferences to present and showcase research performed collaboratively between faculty and students. Funding has a maximum of $2,000 ($1,000 for the faculty mentor and $1,000 for the student researcher(s).
Follow the link below to access the Faculty-Student Application for Travel Funds for oral and poster presentations, juried shows, and performances. Applications are considered three times during the academic year for funding faculty/student travel.
Important: Faculty mentors must be traveling with the student to the conference.