Travel Funds Available to Undergraduates

Undergraduates traveling to academic workshops or meetings that promote professional or leadership development are eligible to apply for support from the Caltech Y's Patrick Hummel and Harry Gray Travel Fund.

The fund provides students with up to $2,000 for travel to academic conferences and workshops, professional conferences focused on developing leadership skills, or meetings that support the increased participation of underrepresented groups in STEM fields.

The fund was established as a joint gift from Carla and Paul Hummel, Patrick Hummel, and Shirley and Harry Gray. Harry Gray is the Arnold O. Beckman Professor of Chemistry and founding director of the Beckman Institute.

Proposals are due at noon on January 10, 2017, and may be submitted to the Caltech Y, attention Agnes Tong, MC C1-128, or via email to agnest@caltech.edu. Application guidelines are available online, or call (626) 395-6163 for more information.