Academic Enrichment Support Request Form

Academic Enrichment Support Request Form

Academic Enrichment Support Request Form

For undergraduate and graduate students in the Penn State Department of Geography to apply for department funding for research, equipment, conferences or travel in support of their educational objectives.

Undergraduate Students
You must be registered as a full-time (at least 12 credits per semester) undergraduate student in the Department of Geography.

  • Fall funding application deadline is the end of the semester.
  • Spring funding application deadline is March 1. Recipients will be notified by March 17.

Graduate Students
You must be current in meeting your program deadlines for exams and proposals. Master's students beyond their second year and Ph.D. students beyond their fourth year are not eligible for academic enrichment funding.

  • Fall funding application deadline is September 15. Recipients will be notified by September 29.
  • Spring funding application deadline is February 15. Recipients will be notified by February 28.

your original assigned email user ID (abc123)
This item is required for graduate students.
Start of travel
End of travel
If you checked "Research," above, describe the software or equipment needed.
If you checked "Conference" above, enter the name and date of the conference.
If you checked "Conference," above, enter the title of your presentation.
If you checked, "Conference" above, indicate your level of participation here. Note: Presenting is preferred over attendance only.
Explain how this request will support your academic or career goals. (100 to 200 words)
Enter in USD the amount needed to cover transportation.
Enter in USD the amount needed to cover meals. For reference, see: https://guru.psu.edu/policies/travelpolicyMEALS.html
Enter in USD the amount needed to cover lodging.
Enter in USD the amount needed to cover equipment or software.
Enter in USD the amount needed to cover registration.
Provide a total amount in USD for the expenses you incurred.
Explain "Other" expense noted above and add any pertinent details related to transportation, meals, lodging, and registration expenses.
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