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We offer a range of travel grants designed to help if you're planning to travel to support your research or studies over the summer.

We offer a range of travel grants designed to help if you're planning to travel to support your research or studies over the summer. Your travel must usually take place between 1 May and 30 September and you must be a registered student on the date of travel to be eligible. Each summer, one of each grant is available.

  • Bloomfield Memorial travel grant - £1,000. Open to full-time undergraduate and postgraduate students continuing their studies abroad via a short term international experience. Awarded by the University Senate.
  • Essex Rotary University travel fund - £500. Open to full-time undergraduate students completing a short term international experience. You'll need to present the most interesting proposal for spending time abroad.
  • National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs travel grant - £250. Open to female, full-time undergraduate and postgraduate students who are completing a short term international experience.

Eligibility

  • Your travel must usually take place between 1 May and 30 September
  • You must be a registered student on the date of travel to be eligible.
  • Each summer, one of each grant is available.

How to apply

These grants are available for summer 2024 and you can apply via our application portal below. Applications close on Monday 25 March 2024 at 9am.

Please email eagrants@essex.ac.uk for further help or information.

Please note, you are welcome to apply for as many of the grants on this page as you like, we will always guide you towards the most suitable funding for your circumstances and in some cases you may be awarded from more than one funding stream.