EBSD 2014 Students
EBSD 2014 is offering scholarships to promote significant student involvement in the conference. Scholarships of up to $500 each are available to reimburse registration, travel, and lodging expenses. They will be awarded on the basis applicant's aptitude and the benefit that the conference will have in the applicant's research and career development. Although recipients are not required to present their work, abstract submission is highly encouraged.
Only complete scholarship applications, submitted by the registration deadline of March 31, 2014, will be considered. A complete application consists of the following 3 items:
1. The student must complete the registration process for the meeting, including payment.
2. The student must email the conference organizing committee at EBSD2014@gmail.com with 'SCHOLARSHIP' in the subject line and answers to the following questions A-G in the body:
A. Please provide your contact information, including name, academic institution, department, and email address:
B. Please specify whether you are currently pursuing a Bachelors, Masters, or Doctoral degree:
C. Please specify whether you are currently taking courses, conducting research, writing a thesis, or about to graduate:
D. What is your thesis or dissertation topic?
E. Please state why you wish to attend EBSD 2014, specifically addressing how attendance will impact your research and/or career:
F. Please provide your advisor's contact information, including name, academic institution, department, telephone number, and email address.
G. Please indicate whether you have completed registration or will do so by March 31, 2014:
3. The advisor must email the conference organizing committee at EBSD2014@gmail.com with 'REFERENCE' in the subject line and a letter supporting the student's application, with adequate reasoning, in the body.
Scholarship recipients will be notified in early May 2014. Reimbursements will be provided for submitted receipts after the conference. For further questions or information, please contact David Fullwood, firstname.lastname@example.org
The tutorial session of the program will be highly beneficial to new EBSD users. Scholarship recipients are encouraged to attend, as the tutorial will prepare new and intermediate users for the topics of the technical program.