[MARMAM] AMERICAN CETACEAN SOCIETY/PUGET SOUND CHAPTER: Student Travel Grants 2011

Uko Gorter uko at ukogorter.com
Tue May 3 20:47:37 PDT 2011


American Cetacean Society – Puget Sound Chapter:

  GUIDELINES FOR STUDENT TRAVEL GRANTS

The American Cetacean Society – Puget Sound Chapter would like to  
encourage student participation in the Society for Marine Mammalogy’s  
19th Biennial Conference on the Biology of Marine Mammals (Tampa,  
Florida, 26 November – 2 December 2011) by offering travel grants for  
ACS Student Members.

Two (2) student travel grants ($500 each) will be selected by a  
lottery system from all applications received by the Friday, 8 July  
2011 deadline.

To qualify for this grant, you need to:

1). Make sure you are a current ACS member at the time of submission.  
Application for membership to ACS may be completed at the following  
website: http://www.acsonline.org/aboutus/membership.html (Student  
membership is $25).
2) Be currently enrolled as a student at a recognized academic  
institution.
3) Be first author on an accepted oral or poster presentation.
4) Register for the conference by the early registration deadline (www.marinemammalogy.org 
).
5).Currently reside and study within the Pacific Northwest region of  
the US and Canada (WA, OR, ID, AK, and British Columbia).
To apply:

1). Submit a title and abstract (as submitted and accepted by the  
Society for Marine Mammalogy).
2). Give your name and school affiliation.
3). E-mail your application to: acspsgrants at yahoo.com
Note: As an awardee, you will be asked to either present your poster  
or oral talk at a future ACS/PS general meeting in Seattle, or provide  
a summary report of your poster/spoken presentation for inclusion in a  
future issue of our ACS National newsletter, Spyhopper, and/or ACS/PS  
website Grants page.

The student travel grant application period closes Friday, 8 July 2011  
(11:59pm PST)!

Notification of the student travel grant awards will be made by  
Friday, 5 August 2011.

IMPORTANT: If you are selected for an award, you will need to make  
sure you register for the conference by the end of the early  
registration period (17 August 2011) or the award will be given to  
someone else.

Questions? - Contact Stephanie Norman, ACS/PS Grants Chair: acspsgrants at acspugetsound.org

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Uko Gorter, president
uko at ukogorter.com
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American Cetacean Society/Puget Sound Chapter
P.O. Box 2341
Kirkland, WA 98083-2341
acspsinfo at acspugetsound.org
www.acspugetsound.org

AMERICAN CETACEAN SOCIETY
Cheryl M. McCormick Ph.D., Executive Director
acsoffice at acsonline.org
www.acsonline.org

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