CMNSU Travel and Conference Fund

The Communication Student Union recognizes the importance and value in attending professional conferences and competitions. To allow students the flexibility to attend conferences, the CMNSU will be providing funding on behalf of the Simon Fraser Student Society (SFSS) to help subsidize conference and/or travel funding, given that the conference will provide valuable academic or professional experience that applies to your degree.


  • Applicant must be a declared Communication student (either a major or minor)

  • Applicant must submit the application package 4¬†weeks prior the first day of the conference

  • Applicants must submit a one page article to recap the conference which will be featured on our website

    • Maximum 500 words plus a title
    • A picture from the conference
  • All documents must be sent to to determine eligibility

Documents that you need to include in your application:

1. An unofficial transcript stating you are:

  • a declared communication major or minor and
  • taking at least one communication course at the time of application

2. A brochure and/or full description of the conference (website link will suffice)

3. The Travel and Conference Funding Application Form (Download)