Details of student travel awards for ISG 2010

ISG 2010
July 25-27, 2010
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, USA

Student Travel Award Announcement

1. Three $500.00 travel awards will be made available to students to attend ISG 2010 in Minneapolis.

2. Students receiving funding will be expected to present a current research project at the meeting in a special student platform session.

3. Students wishing to compete for a travel award will submit a cover letter and short essay explaining their goals while at the meeting and how attendance at the meeting will be benefit them as a student. The essay is limited to one typed page. Preference will be given to students who would not otherwise attend the meeting.

4. The cover letter should include the applicant's name, contact information including email, the institution you are attending and advisor you are working with, the general area of your dissertation work, and your current stage of degree progress.

5. Members of the current Board of Directors and the Organizing Committee of the 2010 meeting will select the award winners.

6. Applications are due March 20th, with notification of awards anticipated by April 1st. If accepted, applicants will be required to submit an abstract of their presentation using the conference template no later than May 1st. Reimbursement of award amounts will be issued at the meeting.

7. Submit the application materials by email as pdf files to John Borstad,

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