The College of Letters and Science is pleased to accept applications for travel grants for undergraduate and graduate students to present original research, papers, or posters at professional and academic conferences.

Eligibility & Award Stipulations:

  • Students may apply for up to $500 to present papers or posters at a conference. Expenses may include travel and lodging.
  • You may contact the Dean’s Office for any questions or concerns at (406) 994-4288 or via e-mail at
  • You will need to upload a letter of support from your major or mentoring professor to complete your application. Incomplete applications (including those applications without a submitted letter of support) will not be considered for funding. It is ultimately your responsibility to ensure that the Dean's Office receives a letter of support, and this application.

Application Due Dates:

  • The Spring 2018 application will be open on January 10, 2018, and will be due by Monday, January 22, 2018 by 5:00pm.


Student Research Travel Grant Application

 July 1, 2018 - December 31, 2018 applications will be accepted starting the first day of Fall 2018 classes.