A limited number of travel awards will be available for trainees, members of groups underrepresented in science, and participants from developing countries. A Selection Committee will evaluate applicants and select awardees. To be considered for a travel award you must submit an abstract for the meeting as presenting author. The deadline for travel award applications is April 15, 2011. If you would like to be considered for a travel award make a selection below and provide the requested information. Awardees must attend the meeting to receive their award.
Instructions for members of groups underrepresented in science and engineering
To help us to determine your eligibility please answer the following questions. Enter the information into the textbox above. Only U.S. citizens or permanent resident aliens are eligible. You may indicate that you do not wish to provide certain information, or that it is not applicable. Any information that you provide will be kept confidential and will only be communicated to the NASCE 2011 Selection Committee.
Are you a U.S. citizen or permanent resident alien?
Ethnicity (Hispanic or Latino)
Race (American Indian or Alaska Native, Asian, Black or African American, Caucasian/White, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander, Other)
Do you have a physical, mental, or learning disability that substantially limits one or more major life activities?
Do you come from a family with an annual income below established low-income thresholds?
Do you come from a social, cultural, or educational environment such as that found in certain rural or inner-city environments that have demonstrably and recently directly inhibited the individual from obtaining the knowledge, skills, and abilities necessary to develop and participate in a research career?