To provide financial assistance to IEEE CASS Student Members (including IEEE CASS Graduate Student Members) to enable them to present their research work at CASS flagship conferences.
The amount of financial assistance provided to each student will be based on specifics of the travel involved and cannot exceed a maximum of $1,500. The total grant amount allocated will be $20,000, with $5,000 for each of R1-7, R8, R9, and R10 – unused regional funds can be redistributed to other regional groups based on the recommendations from VP RAM and subject to the approval of the President. These awards can be used both as a reimbursement of expenses for attending a conference that has taken place up to one year before the grant application deadline, and also as a grant for attending a conference that will take place up to one year after the application deadline. Please note, the final amount given to the awardee will be based on expenses incurred by the student during the travel, not to exceed the awarded amount.
(All amounts are in USD)
Funded by IEEE CAS Endowment Fund. Award is funded via CAS Award Fund in the IEEE Foundation.
The financial assistance will be provided for travel through standard IEEE travel expense reimbursement process.
Students receiving these grants must have had their papers selected for presentation at the CASS-flagship conference(s) they plan to attend or have attended
Students must have had their papers selected for presentation at the conference they plan to attend or have attended. A faculty member must confirm that the nominee is an undergraduate or graduate student and that he/she is an IEEE CASS member. Eligibility will also be based on financial needs.