Registration and Travel Grants

2014 Engineering Graduate Symposium

The Engineering Graduate Symposium at the University of Michigan is open to all prospective Ph.D. and master's students.  This includes University of Michigan undergraduates as well as students attending other institutions across the U.S.  There is no cost to attend the program, simply register below. 

Prospective Student Registration:

Non-Travel Grant Seekers (includes U-M undergraduate students and non-U-M students):

Thank you for your interest in the 2014 Engineering Graduate Symposium.  Prospective student pre-registration has closed.  On-site registrants are welcome.  Please reference the left side of the website for schedule information and directions to the event. For questions, please contact prospectivestudents@umich.edu.

Travel Grants (for students attending only if they receive travel funding):

Thank you for your interest in the Engineering Graduate Symposium Travel Grant Program. The deadline of October 6, 2014 to apply for a travel grant has passed.  If you have any questions or need to send a recommendation letter, please feel free to contact us at travelgrant@umich.edu.

Selection & Notification:

  • Travel grant applications will be reviewed by faculty in the department/program of interest.
  • Travel grant applications will be selected on a rolling basis. 
  • Most students will be notified by phone/email by mid-October if they are selected to receive a travel grant.

Note: Travel grant recipients receive airfare/mileage, hotel, local transportation and meals from Thursday through Saturday.

The tentative schedule is as follows:
Thursday Arrival:  3:00 - 5:00 PM ET or onward arrival flights
Thursday Evening: 7:00 PM onward Dinner and Social Activities
Friday Day: Engineering Graduate Symposium
Friday Evening: Dinner and Social Actitivies; Free Time in Ann Arbor/Campus
Saturday through noon: Ann Arbor/Campus Bus Tour, Lunch, Student Panel
Saturday afternoon: Program ends at noon; 2:00 PM ET onward departure flights

Feel free to contact travelgrant@umich.edu with questions.