Meal Allowances - In-State
For overnight travel within the State of Missouri, meals will be reimbursed on a per diem basis of $50.00 per day regardless of destination. This dollar amount is based on the Governmental Services Administration's "Standard CONUS Rate". To learn more about the Standard CONUS Rate, click HERE.
Meal Allowances Domestic Trips – Outside the State of Missouri
For overnight travel within the United States (other than Missouri) and the District of Columbia, meals will be reimbursed on a per diem basis according to CONUS rates for Meals & Incidentals published by the Governmental Services Administration for the travel destination. This information can be accessed online at: https://www.defensetravel.dod.mil/site/perdiemCalc.cfm*
Foreign Meal Allowance
For travel outside the fifty United States and the District of Columbia, reimbursement is allowed at a per diem rate prescribed by the U.S. Department of Defense "Per Diem, Travel and Transportation Allowance Committee." This information can be accessed online at: https://www.defensetravel.dod.mil/site/perdiemCalc.cfm*
For more information about Per Diem's and other Allowable Travel Expenses, please refer to UM Policy 22603 Allowable Travel Expenses
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