Office of Sponsored Programs

Purdue Research Foundation (PRF) International Travel Grants

Application Form


To support IPFW faculty members in traveling to present their high quality scholarly work at an international conference. Foreign travel, as defined by this program, is any travel outside of the continental United States, Alaska, and Hawaii.


All tenured and tenure-track faculty are eligible to apply. A faculty member may not have two International Travel Grants in one fiscal year. Preference is given to faculty with no previous ITG funding and those faculty who have not received ITG funding in the past two fiscal years.


Recipients of PRF International Travel awards may receive up to $1,500 toward the cost of all approved travel expenses based on conference location and time of year:

Academic Year Summer (May 15-August 31)
Canada, Mexico, Puerto Rico $500 $700
Europe $800 $1,000
Latin America & Middle East $1,000 $1,200
Africa, Asia, Australia $1,200 $1,500

Application Guidelines

All applications must submit an Application Form along with the letter of invitation and/or supporting documentation for the conference. Submit completed applications to


Heidi Sandquist
Director of Sponsored Programs