Travel Grants

Student Travel Grants: Call for Applications

We are very pleased to announce that IEEE CogSIMA provides 2 Student Travel Grants (STG) each $500 to broaden the participation of student authors. This fund is sponsored by IEEE ComSoc for students worldwide to attend IEEE CogSIMA 2015 in Orlando, Florida.

Eligibility of STG

  1. The applicant may be of any nationality and must be an author (co-author) of an accepted paper;
  2. The applicant must be full-time student registered toward a Bachelors, Masters, or Ph.D. degree in computer science, engineering or related field in a college or university when submitting the application.
  3. The Applicant must be a Student Member of the IEEE Communications Society when submitting the application.
  4. The applicant must not have received an IEEE ComSoc STG in the last 12-month period when submitting the application, and must not received any other grants for attending the conference.
  5. During the expense reimbursement stage, the student must show the proof of having registered to attend the conference.

A student who is awarded a STG must register, attend the conference, and present the paper. Payment will only be made to the student as long as the award recipient submits the expense report (with receipts) within 45 days after the conference. More details will be provided to the students who are selected to receive the STG award.

How to apply

How to apply

  1. The application should be submitted electronically via EDAS. After logging into EDAS, click the “Travel Grant” tab at your EDAS home page, and then select “Student Travel Grant for IEEE CogSIMA 2015”. The application must include the following materials.
  2. A reference letter from your advisor (your advisor can directly submit the reference letter on EDAS).
  3. Your up-to-date resume including your citizenship (required), and ethnicity and gender (optional, used to broaden the participation of under-represented students).

Congratulations to Student Travel Grant winners Vinicius M. Sobral from Federal University of Espirito Santo, Brazil, and Chen Zhong from Pennsylvania State Univerity!

News

Dec 20: CogSIMA 2015 Program announced
Dec 20: Student Travel Grant (STG) program accepts applications. Deadline February 2, 2015
Dec 18: CogSIMA 2015 Panels announced
Dec 10: Lockheed Martin Inc. became CogSIMA 2015 Golden Patron
Dec 10: Charles River Analytics became CogSIMA 2015 Silver Patron
Dec 10: Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia, became Silver Patron of CogSIMA 2015
Dec 10: CogSIMA 2015 registration opens on December 12, 2014
Nov 22: CogSIMA 2015 Tutorial Program has been announced

Sponsors and Patrons

IEEE ComSoc

Gold Sponsor

Lockheed Martin Advanced Technology Laboratories

Silver Sponsor

Charles River Analytics
Tallinn University of Technology

Sponsor

Soar Technology, Inc.

Previous Conferences

Contact Information

If you have any questions please contact us cogsima2015-chairs@edas.info