University of Wisconsin–Madison

Travel Awards

The HealthEmotions Research Institute will provide $300 for travel and 2 nights gratis hotel accommodations for up to 15 students to attend the Wisconsin Symposium on Emotion and present a poster during the Wednesday evening poster session and reception. The 2018 travel award competition will accept applications from January 15, 2018 through midnight on February 20, 2018. Winners will be announced by March 1, 2018 and notified by email.

Eligibility

Undergraduates, graduates, doctorates, post-doctorates, fellows, medical students, and residents are eligible to apply for a travel award.

Application

Please submit your application to sebastian@wisc.edu in the form of one PDF file that contains the following documents in this exact order:

  • Application (click here to download application.doc)
  • Current CV
  • Abstract (not to exceed 250 words) for the poster you will be presenting
  • One page personal statement of research interest
  • A letter from your mentor that includes a statement of student merit

This is a competitive award. The entries will be judged by HealthEmotions faculty members and the winner will be notified by March 1, 2018.

Congratulations to the 2018 Travel Award Recipients!

  • Antonia V. Seligowski
  • Catherine Elorette
  • Justin D. Russell
  • Arianna M. Gard
  • Daria Porter
  • Anthodesmi C. Krontira
  • Kristie Garza
  • Catherine Demers
  • Hannah Lapp
  • Matthew Herbst