The UF BME Professional Development Fund provides financial assistance to graduate students who are attending and presenting original work (scholarly or creative) at academic or professional conferences or whose research for thesis or independent projects (scholarly or creative) requires funding.
These funds are designed to supplement, not replace, department resources.
Range of Support
■ Up to $500 for attendance when a paper has been accepted
■ Up to $700 for attendance when a paper has been accepted internationally
■ Up to $400 for research related expenses (travel, archive access, etc.)