COAST 2012-2013 Student Travel Awards
Online Application Form

Please note: All funds for travel occurring before December 31 2012 have been expended. Applications for travel January 1-June 30 2013 are still being accepted.

Key Dates & Information

  • Application Deadline: None—Applications will be accepted on a continual basis until all funds are awarded. Applications must be submitted no less than 60 days before initiating travel.
  • Award Notification: 2-4 weeks following submission of complete application
  • Maximum Award Amount: $750 for travel within California; $1000 for travel outside California
  • Travel Dates Covered: July 1, 2012 – June 30, 2013  
Student Applicant
First Name:    Campus: 
Last Name:    Degree Sought (e.g. BS, MS, PhD): 
Student ID:    Major or Degree Program (e.g. Marine Science): 
Phone:     Anticipated graduation date (mm/yyyy): 
Amount of funding requested (maximum limit: $750 for travel within California, $1000 for travel outside California):  
Have you previously received a COAST Marine Research Award?
         Yes           No

Faculty Mentor
Name:    Position/Title: 
Campus:    Department: 
Phone:    Email: 

Conference Details
Name of conference or meeting:
Dates held:
Session or Symposium Title (if applicable):
Title of accepted presentation:
Authors on accepted presentation with institutional affiliations:
Copy of abstract:
Evidence abstract accepted (paste the electronic confirmation of your accepted abstract from the conference organizers):
Presentation Format:
          oral           poster
Statement of need (200 word maximum):
Statements of endorsement from faculty mentors must be emailed as pdf attachments to Endorsements must be on institutional letterhead and signed electronically by the faculty mentor. Your application will not be considered for funding until the endorsement is received.