The GSA has long recognized that one of the more essential services we can provide to our graduate peers is financial support. We encourage you to apply for funding to continue your endeavors.


The Childcare Grant

Designed to provide financial assistance to graduate students with dependents who are in need due to graduate activities (e.g., exams, conferences, workshops, etc.). Funding is available quarterly including summer until funds expire.



The Conference Travel Grant

Intended to help offset the costs of travel or registration fees at professional conferences in which a graduate student is presenting original research findings.




Event Co-Sponsorship Funds

Available in an amount up to $300 per student organization per quarter, with a maximum of $600 awarded per academic year per student organization. 





The Emergency Relief Grant

Offers financial assistance to graduate students who are experiencing sudden financial distress due to unforeseen circumstances such as family loss, medical emergency, unexpected loss of employment, or unplanned financial hardship caused by the birth of a child, etc. 

Relief Grant


The Graduate Student Internship Fellowship

Need a way to fund your summer internship? Looking to get experience outside of your department? Need financial help to fund an exciting opportunity? Apply for this year's Graduate Student Internship Fellowship!



The COVID-19 Relief Grant

Designed to assist graduate students who are experiencing sudden financial hardship due to the novel coronavirus. Examples may include, but are not limited to, loss of employment, medical expenses, sudden necessary travel, and other COVID-19 related expenses. 

Relief Grant