Generating, Analyzing, and Understanding Sensory and Sequencing Information

  • GAUSSI Faculty in the News, Professor Dan Sloan investigates plant genomes with two new grants!

  • Adam Heck awarded NSF Graduate Research Fellowship.

  • Mike Mangalea and Nadia Vieira Sampaio awarded 2016 Graduate Student Showcase Top Scholar prizes

  • Zach Fox awarded VPR 2017 Fellowship in Scott College of Engineering

  • 2017-2018 GAUSSI fellowships awarded! Caleb Begly, Charlotte Cialek, Shaun Cross, Bridget Eklund, Jessie Filer, Mike Mangalea,  Alex Mauro, & Daniel Jonas.

GAUSSI Travel Grant Application Details

GAUSSI Trainees may request financial support to supplement other funding to cover travel expenses related to their research. Trainees must be present a poster or oral presentation if attending a conference. Travel requests must be submitted prior to travel occurring. For additional questions, please contact Kate Sherrill.

By submitting a request for travel, you agree to the following:

  • Acknowledge the partial support from GAUSSI by including the following statement in your presentation and/or any future publications directly related to the results from internship/externship: “The work reported here was partially supported by a National Science Foundation grant (DGE-1450032). Any opinions, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.”
  • Fully participate in GAUSSI program activities for the entire academic year, including presenting on your travel endevours at a GAUSSI bi-weekly meeting. Program participation is required both before and after your proposed travel activities.
  • Secure funding from other sources and provide a budget with details of all cost associated with the travel when submitting your request. GAUSSI travel grants are not intended to be the primary source of financial support; funds provided by GAUSSI are to used to supplement funding. Please note all sources of funding for your trip, including any personal funds.

Please complete the following application for consideration.