Program funds are awarded to tenured and tenure-track faculty members to facilitate international academic or creative activity.  Please note that International Travel Awards are intended to supplement travel funds provided by the faculty member's college and department.

Examples include:

  • Scholarly Presentations
  • Artistic Performances

University Policy

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Please see the Aspire Calendar to view the deadlines for this competition.

For questions regarding the Aspire Program, please contact the Aspire Program Manager, or email

** These fill-able PDF forms must be downloaded locally to view and complete.