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Travel to the Annual Meeting courtesy of COVD! 

The COVD Annual Meeting Travel Grant is offered to encourage and support optometry student and resident participation at the meeting. The grant is provided through the Wold SAFE Fund, generously funded by the members of COVD. Last year we were able to fund 30 students and residents!


Submission Process & Deadlines

The submission period for Travel Grant applications will reopen in this November through December for the 2018 Annual Meeting.

If you have any questions, please contact Kris at the International Office.


  • Membership in COVD.

  • Enrollment in an accredited optometry program and or residency program at a school or college of optometry.

 Application Process 

  • Application and current CV (Due date TBA)
  •  You will be contacted directly with an article to summarize.
    NEW for 2018 Annual Meeting!  Summaries will be due 30 days after receiving your assignment, more info to follow. 
  •  Grant recipients will be selected based on their CV and article summary.

Example Summaries from Previous Years