Student Travel Grants

1. The SIGCHI Student Travel Grant (SSTG) for TVX

Deadline: 1st November 2018
The SIGCHI Student Travel Grant (SSTG) program is first intended to enable students who lack other funding opportunities to attend SIGCHI sponsored or co-sponsored conferences. Detailed information about how to apply is available here  or

2. Gary Marsden Student Development Fund for TVX

Deadline: 15th November 2019
In order to better support students from and currently based in developing countries pursuing HCI/UX, ACM SIGCHI Gary Marsden Student Development Fund now covers all HCI relevant conferences and SIGCHI sponsored summer/winter schools.The purpose is to support growth of HCI in developing worlds by sponsoring SIGCHI student members who are postgraduate students from and currently based in developing countries to attend HCI relevant events. In the last two years, 36 students from around the world were awarded by the fund. The applicant needs to submit the application to the committee chair at For more information about applying for the funding, please see the fund guidelines:

3. Doctoral Consortium Participation Grant

Deadline: 22nd March (awarded on acceptance to DC)
SIGMM has generously provided sponsorship to support accepted Doctoral Consortium participants in attending the conference. Accepted participants will receive one free registration for the whole conference in addition to a travel stipend that will contribute to travel and accommodation costs. The stipend amount will be determined based on an estimate of costs for travel from each participant’s location and may not cover the entire costs of the trip. Participants must be members of (or join) SIGMM for a period covering the conference dates to receive the this support. More details on how to join SIGMM ($15-20 fee for students) can be found here.