Funds for Academic Field Trips (AFT)

Type of Projects Supported:

  • Course-related field trips for students.
  • In most cases students are expected to share a portion of the costs, such as food expenses.
  • Trip requests for FIRST YEAR SEMINARS should be made to the First-Year Intellectual Life account, not to the Field Trips account. A link to the FYIL application is located under Provost/Forms/Teaching/Funding for First-Year Intellectual Life.

Who May Apply:

  • Faculty member teaching the course.

Application Deadlines:

  • For Fall Semester trips, the deadline is FRI OCT 26, 2018.
  • For Spring semester trips, the deadline is FRI FEB 22, 2019.

How to Apply:

  • Faculty need to apply for these funds on behalf of the class by completing the online application form.
  • If you plan to use Gettysburg College Transportation, please visit the Transportation website to find estimated costs. Be sure to include costs for vehicles, drivers, fuel costs, parking, and/or driver meals prior to submitting your application.