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.

GAUSSI Travel Funding Request

  • Include year in program, research progress, when you expect to graduate, etc.
  • Include with whom you will be working and goals of the trip.
  • Drop files here or
  • Please include all other funding sources.