2024 Speaker Travel Scholarship

About the Speaker Scholarship for International Travel

In support of SRAI's mission, the Speaker Scholarship for International Travel provides travel assistance to an SRAI member for up to $3000 to present at a INORMS Sister Society meeting. 

Am I eligible for the Speaker Travel Scholarship?

You must be a current full member of SRAI whose 60-minute proposal to speak at an INORMS Sister Society organization outside of their residing continent has been accepted. 

What does the Scholarship Provide?

The scholarship provides up to $3000 in financial assistance towards travel expenses.

The awardee is responsible for all travel arrangements. SRAI bears no liability for the travel and associated activities.

What are the Scholarship Requirements?

  • The awardee must be willing to include the SRAI logo on each slide of their presentation and make an acknowledgement of SRAI's support during their presentation.
  • The awardee must provide an article to the SRAI Catalyst on their presentation and about their international knowledge exchange.
Speakers are responsible for compliance with controlled goods/export regulations governing the disclosure of sensitive, restricted, limited, or otherwise regulated information.

How is the decision made?

Once submitted your application will be reviewed by the Education and Professional Development Committee (EPDC). The EPDC review every application based on the following criteria: 

  • Whether the applicant has received an SRAI Travel Scholarship in the past 3 years.
  • The applicant's presentation topic and its impact on international knowledge exchange.
  • The applicant's need of the award in order to travel internationally to an INORMS Sister Society organization outside of their residing continent. 
  • Consideration of the applicant's status as a Distinguished Faculty member. It is not mandatory or required for an applicant to hold this title in order to be eligible for the award.

The EPDC will notify applicants of acceptance at the end of March. 

Speaker Scholarship Applications

Applications for the Speaker Scholarship for International Travel due Friday, March 8, 2024.


Applicants will be notified at the end of March.


For information to apply or questions about the scholarship, please contact Ellen Quinn.