IAGLR International Travel Award

International Association for Great Lakes Research

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Grant amount: Unspecified amount

Anticipated deadline: Mar 1, 2021

Applicant type: Graduate Student Postdoctoral Researcher

Funding uses: Conference

Membership: Applicants must be a member of this organization to apply. Become a member.

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: Anywhere in the world

Must travel to: Michigan

Degree requirements: Applicants must be within a few years of receiving their PhD

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About this funder:



IAGLR confers one or two awards (based on availability of funds) to provide travel support for a master's, Ph.D. student or a post-doctoral fellow from countries outside of the United States or Canada to attend IAGLR's annual Conference on Great Lakes Research, which alternates each year between a Canadian and United States site.

The International Student Travel Award implements IAGLR’s intent to broadening its scope to large lakes internationally. Through the travel scholarship, IAGLR seeks to expand relationships with researchers outside US and Canada; to provide opportunities for international students and recent graduates to benefit from the IAGLR research community; and to build capacity and engage members from developing countries. 

Funds are restricted to covering the costs of attending the IAGLR Conference in the year of the award. If travel to the Conference does not occur in the year of the conferring of the award, funds are forfeited. 

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.


  • Must be a member of IAGLR.
  • Be registered as a student (master's or Ph.D.) or affiliated as a post-doctoral fellow at a “recognized” postsecondary, educational institution located outside of the USA and Canada.
  • Must demonstrate that the focus of their research is on large lakes outside of the USA or Canada.

You must be a member of this organization to apply for this award - become a member.


  • Applicants from low-middle income countries are strongly encouraged to apply.