Effective 2012, the Asian Geography Specialty Group (AGSG) instituted four student travel awards to facilitate and promote AAG Annual Conference attendance by students. For 2012-13, the AGSG has not received any student applications to avail of these funds, so please distribute this information widely…..
AGSG Student Travel Awards
Awards of $50 each will be made to students meeting the eligibility criteria, which must include:
--Presentation of paper or poster at the 2013 Annual Conference at Los Angeles, CA; the paper/poster must be on one of the Asian regions of Central Asia, East Asia, Southeast Asia, South Asia, or Southwest Asia (one award per region).
--Student membership of the AGSG, or a pledge to join membership (student membership is only $1)
Applications should be electronic, but sent through Chair or Advisor confirming your student status. Also include confirmation of your presentation at the 2013 AAG Conference, as well as a simple budget outline showing any matching funds (personal/grants/departmental support). Submissions should be made by January 31, 2013 to the respective Area Directors:
For Central Asia: Stanley Toops: toopssw@MUOHIO.EDU
For East Asia: Xinyue Ye: firstname.lastname@example.org
For South Asia: Sya Buryn-Kedzior: email@example.com
For Southeast Asia: John Bowen: firstname.lastname@example.org
For Southwest Asia: Hussein Amery: email@example.com