CEESP provides funding for all accepted applicants. Amount awarded is based upon each applicant's proposed research project and its associated costs.
Funding can cover costs including but not limited to:

  • Transportation (e.g., plane, train, bus)
  • Living (e.g., rent, utility bills)
  • Medical expenses (e.g., vaccinations, required preventative medication)
  • Language training
  • Laboratory materials
  • A stipend/allowance

Please consult program coordinator, Melanie Wells, at, for a list of allowable budget items.