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Student Travel Awards


Up to eight $250 awards annually to RSD students who are attending meetings where they are presenting data.

Eligibility criteria

1. The student must have filled out the online student activity report (SAR).

2. The student must be presenting data (oral presentation or poster presentation) at a National or International meeting.

 Application procedure

1. Prepare a the Rehabilitation Science Travel Award Cover Sheet signed by primary mentor.

2. Send a copy of the cover sheet and the abstract via email to Dr. Fuller. Please copy Laura Quintana and your primary mentor on this email.

Review process

1. A call for applications will occur twice a year. The Rehabilitation Science steering committee will review all applications submitted.

2. In the event that we do not receive sufficient number of applications, we will continue to evaluate applications on a rolling basis.

3. Review criteria:

i. The committee will consider the following criteria when making a decision

1. Quality of the abstract, including:

a. Rationale and/or hypothesis clearly stated

b. Results and conclusions clearly stated

c. Preliminary/pilot study vs. completed study

2. Seniority of the student