Special reimbursement criteria and amount limits per STEP client per funding year apply to certain eligible expenses.
Airfare: Reimbursement is limited to Economy-class in accordance with the Fly America Act only. In general, this means that flights must be booked through U.S. carriers. Cabin and seating upgrades are not eligible for reimbursement. If upgrading, applicants must turn in main cabin pricing for the same travel itinerary on the date of purchase.
Lodging and Meals: Reimbursement is limited to the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. General Services Administration per diem rates for the cities you plan to visit. For more information, please click here.)
Travelers: Travel expenses are limited to two people directly employed with the applicant organization. If the proposed export activity includes travelers, use the space to list their names and titles.