With support from SIGOS and industry sponsorships, VEE’15 will offer several travel awards for graduate students or junior faculty to attend the conference. The award can be applied toward covering air travel, hotel accommodations and early registration fees.
SIGPLAN Student Members, please consider applying for travel assistance through SIGPLAN at: http://www.sigplan.org/PAC/
|Travel award applications due: Feb 5, 2015|
|Travel award announcements: Feb 10, 2015|
To be eligible for a travel award, the applicants must be enrolled as a full time student in a graduate or post-graduate program at the time of the conference or must have a full time position (academic or research) at an academic institution. It is not required that applicants be authors of an accepted paper, however their research area must be aligned with the technical topics covered by VEE. The award recipients must attend VEE’15 in order to receive the award.
To apply for a travel award from VEE’15 applicants must send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org by the application deadline with a subject line “VEE15 Travel Award: [Your-Last-Name, Your-First-Name]”, and include the following information:
1. Personal Information:
2. Attach a current resume.
3. Attach a brief statement (approximately 500 words) that includes:
4. Specify whether you have applied for travel assistance from SIGPLAN.
Student applicants also need to ask their direct thesis/research advisor to send an e-mail to email@example.com, with the subject line "VEE15 Travel Award Confirmation for [Your Last Name, Your First Name]", stating that you are a post-doc or a full-time student pursuing Ph.D. or M.S. research in the areas covered by VEE. It is the applicant's responsibility to ensure that the advisor sends the email before the deadline.
We will do our best to notify you about the status of your application before the conference early registration deadline. Note that award decisions will be made based on funding availability.