Region VIII travel awards reimburse travel, registration and hotel expenses of up to $1,000 for one Region VIII research administrator.

Find out about the experience of attending meetings from some of our past awardees.

Regional Meeting Travel Award

The NCURA Regional Meeting travel award supports attendance at the Regional Meeting. In 2016 Jessica Brody, Grants Officer, University of Melbourne was awarded. Congratulations Jessica.

Annual Meeting Travel Award

The NCURA International Region Travel Award  supports attendance at the NCURA Annual Meeting.  These meetings are held in Washington D.C. in August of each year.

The 2018 Travel Award closed on 20 April.

$1,000 Travel Awards are provided to two Region VIII members to reimburse costs associated with registration, travel, hotel or related expenses to the Annual Meeting. The Region’s Committee will select the successful recipients based on their application enclosed and letter of support. In addition to attending the NCURA Annual Meeting, recipients must provide a report of their experience and complete a reimbursement request before the Travel Award will be paid.



Previous Travel Award recipients

2017 award winners: Luca Wacker, ETH Zurich|University of  Zurich & Carole Amroune, Grants Manager, ISGlobal, University of Barcelona

2016 award winner: Barbara Slattery, Manager Research Information at the University of Melbourne.

2015 award winner: Leslie Fernandez, Finance & Facilities Administrator Mechanical Engineering, University of British Columbia.