Individual Travel Funding

Please fill out and submit the individual funding form below if you would like to request funding. You must complete it well in advance of your event in order to ensure SCOMSA has time to meet and vote on your request.

Individual Funding Request Form

  1. If you are presenting research completed at BUMC, you are eligible for up to 75% of the requested amount. SCOMSA will not reimburse more than $550.
    • If you are presenting, you must seek outside funding prior to applying to SCOMSA. Funding received before or after request approvals must be disclosed to SCOMSA.
  2. If you are attending and not presenting, you are eligible for up to 50% of the requested amount. SCOMSA will not reimburse more than $300.
  3. Please submit the following to Liz Gallagher 30 days after your trip:
  4. Two applications are allowed per year, with the calendar year initiating June 1st, and the student must be actively enrolled in the School of Medicine. MD/PhD’s in their PhD years are not eligible for SCOMSA funding as they are GMS students.
  5. SCOMSA does NOT cover registration fees. Please seek other sources of funding for these fees, as SCOMSA will not reimburse you for them.
  6. Those requesting funding for national organization conferences, please see National Conference Funding.
  7. You are required to submit a blurb to SCOMSA after your event.

  • This value must be > $0. If it is not, you must explain why you cannot get funding from other sources at the end of the form.

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