Student Travel Grant

ns tutorial 2002 is pleased to announce its Student Travel Grant Program. The purpose of the program is to encourage graduate student participation at the tutorial by partially funding the travel costs of students who would otherwise be unable to attend. ns tutorial 2002 thanks NSf funding the program.

Who Should Apply:

Applications are accepted from students at degree granting institutions throughout US. In most cases, no more than one student will be funded from each school.

What is Covered:

The amount of support provided to each student is intended to cover the student's travel (economy airfare), food and lodging for two nights. The breakdown of costs will differ based on the locations of the students.

Who Decides:

The recipients of the travel grants will be decided by a committee including: The committee gives grants according to criterias such as:

How to Apply:

An application for a travel grant will consist of a letter from the student and a recommendation letter from the student's adviser.
The letter from the student should In addition, the student's adviser should send a letter of recommendation to the committee, Send application and recommendation letters by e-mail to Padmaparna Haldar in ASCII (highly preferable), Postscript or PDF format ONLY. Use the same e-mail address also for questions on the ns tutorial student travel grant program.

Important Days:

A deadline of Friday, Oct 25, 2002 has been set for the receipt of applications, both for the letter of the student and of the adviser. The targeted notification date is Nov 1, 2002. Recipients will be required to accept the grant by Nov 8, 2002, so that alternates can be notified in the event that a recipient declines. The early notification will assist in finding cheaper airline tickets.
Last update: Thu Oct 3 13:10:10 PDT 2002
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