The Graduate Student Research and Travel Fund (GradFund) offers High Point University graduate students funding for research and travel expenses. Provided as a part of the University’s commitment to experiential learning, the GradFund accepts applications throughout the year as defined below. Graduate students can receive up to $500 in support of research projects and up to 25 percent of travel-related presentation or conference expenses, up to $250. The GradFund application is below as well.

Dr. Virginia McDermott, Dr. Dustin Johnson, Dr. Mary Jayne Kennedy and Ms. Leanna Nicks comprise the GradFund committee. Should you have questions or need assistance, please contact one of the committee members or email or call (336) 841-9313.


  • Friday, September 1, 2017
  • Friday, Nov. 10, 2017
  • Friday, January 12, 2018
  • Friday, March 9, 2018
  • Friday, June 8, 2018


GradFund Application: Word