Undergraduate Student Financial Support Request

Objective: Funding to support academic enrichment of undergraduate students beyond the classroom experience. Allowable expenditures include, but note limited to, travel, non-funded internship support, research conference presentations, support for research projects, and similar activities.

Eligibility: Be a currently enrolled undergraduate student at the University of Kentucky. Students may receive funding once per academic year. First time applicants are encouraged to apply.

Timeline: Funds are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Applicants should submit the application well in advance of the proposed need. The application will be reviewed and the applicant will be notified. Please allow approximately 2 weeks for review.



1. Registration fees

2. Airfare and associated expenses

3. Mileage for personal car useage

4. Lodging expenses

5. Expenses related to research: copies, equipment, supplies, software, etc.


Follow the link to request support from the Chellgren Center:



For more information please contact the Chellgren Center Program Coordinator at 859-257-6894 or chellgrencenter@uky.edu.