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Travel Grant 101

WAA will make funds available to support chapter leader travel to WAA and UW- Madison leadership events.

Grants will be awarded based on the following:

Criteria for Selection

This program supports the following success measure:

Develop Strong Chapter Leadership. Chapter leaders must understand the mission of UW-Madison, WAA and the UW Foundation and acknowledge their role in promoting these missions; leaders must possess integrity, be a positive presence in their community, and pride themselves on providing a high level of service. Additionally, a chapter leader maintains the chapter structure by identifying and developing new chapter leadership. Leaders should be proactive and responsive with communication and utilize online resources.

To be eligible for travel grants, chapters must fulfill all other Bascom-level expectations.

Grant Amounts

Chapter travel grants are available up to $300.


Event for which requesting funds, cost estimates (mileage, airfare, etc.), name(s) and position(s) of individuals for which grant is requested.


Contact your WAA staff representative.