The following are opportunities for student research and travel support at CSUSM.
The Office of Graduate Studies and Research has limited funds available for Master's
and Ed.D. students presenting research at a conference. Students are eligible one-time
only in their graduate studies career.
Graduate Students-Guidelines and Application
The Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities fund is designed to help undergraduate
students capitalize on scholarship and creative activity completed at CSUSM. Appropriate
activities include support for travel to a conference at which a student's paper or
poster has been accepted.
Undergraduate Students-Guidelines and Application
Travel Request Applications for FY 2018/2019 Are Now Being Accepted.
In order to award as many students as possible with a finite budget, meal allowance for each travel claim is a maximum of $55 per day, regardless of travel destination.
Advance payments for this travel is unavailable, payment is processed after travel has concluded in the form of reimbursement check.
Provisions of California Assembly Bill No. 1887
Effective September 27, 2016, California Assembly Bill No. 1887 prohibits OGSR from approving a request for OGSR-funded travel to any state that, after June 26, 2015, has enacted a law that:
This prohibition currently extends to the following states: Alabama, Kansas, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, and Texas. This list may be subject to change.
Associated Students Inc. (ASI)
ASI Leadership Funding Board provides funds for registration fees and travel to conferences.
Funding is not available at this time.