LMU Travel Grant
Doctoral candidates of LMU Munich can apply for the LMU Travel Grant. The grant is provided either for necessary research stays or for active participation in a scientific conference. The trip must be directly related to the doctoral project.
|Program objective||Financial support for research stays or for active participation in a scientific conference (talk/poster)|
|Kind of support||Travel grant (for travel, accommodation, conference fee etc.)|
|Target group||Doctoral candidates of LMU Munich who do not have any other funding option for their travel expenses|
|Eligibility||Doctoral candidates are entitled to apply, if they
|Support scale||A doctoral candidate can apply for a total of 900 Euro during the course of his*her doctoral project, of which per trip
All distances refer to the linear single distance between the two places.
For destinations within a radius of more than 3,000 km (e.g. overseas) please inform yourself about other funding possibilities.
|Billing||Reimbursement is only possible on presentation of the original receipts and a travel report (1 page). Advance reimbursement is not possible.|
|Application||The application must be submitted via the GraduateCenterLMU Portal.
Please prepare the following documents:
Your official supervisor needs to supply an academic reference letter (max. 1 page) explaining the purpose of the proposed trip, its importance for the progress of your doctoral project and why the chair/institute/department is unable to fund the trip. The letter must be sent directly to the GraduateCenterLMU by email (firstname.lastname@example.org).
|Contact||For inquiries concerning the LMU Travel Grant, please write an email to email@example.com.|
|Application deadline||Travel period|
|February 15, 2023||April 1, 2023 – October 31, 2023|
|June 15, 2023||August 1, 2023 – February 28, 2024|
Due to the current situation we take into account that a short-term postponement of the originally planned travel date may become necessary.
If a conference is held online-only due to the pandemic, you can apply for a subsidy for the participation fee. This only applies to conferences that comply with the travel guidelines (see "Support scale").