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President's Research in Diversity Travel Assistance Program (PRDTA)

These conference travel awards will support our students who will be presenting papers, posters, or creative work at conferences related to issues of diversity or identity, such as those involving race, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability, and national origin. This competitive program will provide a certificate and funding, up to $600, for graduate/professional students at UIUC and UIC and for undergraduate and graduate/professional students at UIS to travel to a professional conference between April 1, 2023, and September 30, 2023.  As in the past, proof of departmental support will be required.

Full details and the application link are posted on the Vice President for Academic Affairs website at: The application deadline is March 20th, 2023.