Student Travel

Student Travel Grants

We are pleased to offer travel grants to students interested in attending the 2018 University of Minnesota Plant Breeding Symposium! 

To be considered for a travel grant you must be willing to give a 10 minute talk and/or a poster presentation.  The committee will decide which abstracts are selected for talks, and which abstracts are selected for poster presentations.

Please complete the Abstract Submission Formto be considered. 

Please note these specific points as you complete your application:


  • Application Deadline: extended through February 16, 2018 at 4:59 PM Central Time
  • Travel Grant Amount: Flexible, based on your travel distance
  • Award Notification: February 23rd via email
  • Symposium Date:  Workshop- March 22nd, Symposium- March 23rd (Please plan on attending both events)

Hotel accommodations will be made for travel grant awardees by the committee at the Radisson Hotel in Roseville, MN.