Travel scholarships are available to reimburse up to $500 of eligible expenses for students traveling to the Big Ten+ Grad Expo from within the United States and its territories. Scholarships are awarded on a competitive basis.
All students traveling from within the United States and its territories are eligible to apply. Unfortunately, students traveling from outside the United States and its territories are not eligible to apply for travel scholarships at this time.
In order to provide more students with an opportunity to participate in the Grad Expo and to visit Purdue University, previous Grad Expo, Purdue summer research program, and Purdue visitation program participants are not eligible for travel scholarships.
Eligible expenses covered by the travel scholarship include:
- Coach class airfare or other transportation to Purdue University
- Gasoline or standard mileage rate of .56 per mile (but not both)
- Airport transfers
- Standard hotel accommodations for Saturday, Sunday or Monday night