Travel Awards

Regional Travel Awards 2021

NCURA Region II is offering Virtual Travel Awards to the 2021 NCURA Super Regional (Regions II, VI & VII) Virtual Meeting. Up to ten (10) registrations to the 2021 NCURA Super Regional Meeting will be awarded to Region II research administrators. Recipients are selected based on nominations received by the deadline and considered by the Region’s Leadership Development and Nominating Committee as well as the Region II Steering Committee. Recipients must attend the entirety of the Super Regional Meeting and provide a report of their experience at that meeting within thirty (30) days following the conclusion of the meeting.

Awards: Virtual travel awards will be awarded to reimburse the recipient for the cost of a virtual registration.

Deadline: Tuesday, September 28, 2021, by 5:00pm EDT. Late applications will not be accepted.

Eligibility: Nominees must be research administrators from the Region II geographic area (Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, West Virginia and Washington, DC). Nominees are not required to be members of NCURA at the time of nomination. Travel awards for non-members will include membership in NCURA. Self-nominations are permitted.

Process: Complete and submit the Application Form with a letter of support from the nominee’s supervisor to the Chair of the Leadership Development and Nominating Committee, Katie McKeon, at kpetrone@umd.edu.

Selection: Recipients are selected based on nominations received by the deadline and considered by the Region’s Leadership Development and Nominating Committee and the Steering Committee. Selections are based on perceived need and benefit to the nominees and benefit to the nominee’s institution.  The Committee’s decision is final.