The Organizing Committee has secured a grant from the National Science Foundation for the award of Travel grants to U.S. researchers and scientists. In order to be eligible to receive a travel grant, the applicant must make an oral presentation on a topic related to their field of study. Only full time graduate students currently studying at a U.S. university or researchers/scientists employed at a U.S. university are eligible to apply.
The awards will cover the cost of the hotel and registration fees. To apply, download and complete the application form (found here) and forward to . Student applications must be signed by their advisor. Applications will be taken until midnight
August 15, 2011September 3, 2011. The awardees will be chosen by the organizing committee from the pool of applicants. Announcements of the awardees will be made by August 31, 2011 September 15, 2011.