Home- Academics- Scholars Programs- Alumni Memorial Scholars- Propose a Project- Forms Forms All the resources you need to get your AMS project proposal and project started. Menu Menu Application Elements of a Proposal: bookmark this page to make sure your final application meets our expectations. (Relevant to independent research only, not conferences or internships.) How to request a letter of recommendation: tips and suggestions. Budget: a spreadsheet you can adapt to document your pre- and post-project expenses. (Your pre-project budget must be uploaded to the application form.) Itinerary: a spreadsheet you can use to model an itinerary for your project. (Your itinerary must be uploaded to the application form.) Travel Forms Student Travel Plans Form: Complete and return to the AMS office in B1 McGregory after receiving your approval. Risk and Responsibility Independent Travel: Complete and return to the AMS office in B1 McGregory after receiving your approval. Confidential Physician's Report: Students, please complete questions 1-10 yourself and return the form directly to the AMS office in B1 McGregory. Do not take the form to your family doctor or to student health services. (***NOTE: Only students traveling internationally must complete this form. You must submit this form even if you are currently abroad, and even if you are already located in the country in which you plan to conduct your AMS project.) Colgate Policy on High-Risk Destinations: Please read and store for future reference. Students proposing to visit a destination that is either located in a country with a U.S. State Dept. Travel Advisory or Warning, or located in a country with an International SOS travel risk rating of "Medium" or "High" must complete and include the Colgate Health and Safety Planning form with their AMS Grant proposal. Students who do not include this form will experience delays in the approval process. It is also highly recommended that you speak with the AMS director or the director of off-campus study prior to finalizing your research plans. International SOS Information: Worldwide assistance and evacuation services for all study abroad participants—relevant to AMS students conducting international travel only. Contact Off-Campus Study for Colgate's login credentials if you need to access the website prior to receiving your AMS Grant approval. Academics Majors and Minors Departments and Programs Off-Campus Study Core Curriculum Research Fellowships & Scholarships Scholars Programs Alumni Memorial Scholars Events Propose a Project Planning Your Proposal Proposal Guide Elements of a Proposal Forms Past AMS Grants News and Updates Beckman Scholars Program Benton Scholars Lampert Institute Office of Undergraduate Studies Sophomore Residential Seminars Pre-Professional Planning Academic Calendar University Catalogue Course Offerings Libraries RELATED LINKS Libraries LIBRARIES Colgate's state-of-the-art libraries power the research of students and faculty. Centers and Institutes CENTERS AND INSTITUTES Promoting research, study, debate, and collaboration across fields. Off-Campus Study OFF-CAMPUS STUDY Colgate has one of the most robust off-campus study programs in the country. Success after Colgate SUCCESS AFTER COLGATE Alumni from each of our majors have accomplished great things with their liberal arts degrees.