Applications for the next round of AAG Cartography Specialty Group Master's Thesis Research Grants are due by November 15, 2014.
Masters students enrolled full time are invited to apply for the CSG Master's Thesis Research Grants. These grants are intended to promote scholarly research in cartography by students enrolled in Geography or a related degree program. Grants are available up to a maximum of $500 and may be used for items necessary and relevant to research, such as travel, materials, equipment, and human subject fees.
Deadlines for application are March 15, June 15, and November 15 of each year. Applications and inquiries should be directed to the CSG Non-Academic Director, Sarah Bell, at email@example.com.
For more information and the application form, please visit http://www.csun.edu/~hfgeg003/csg/master.html. You can also access that page from the Awards and Competitions section of the main CSG Web site, http://www.csun.edu/~hfgeg003/csg.
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
The AAG has received funding from the National Science Foundation to defray the expenses of participation by U.S. scientists in the International Geographical Union Regional Conference in Santiago, Chile to be held from November 14-18, 2011. The program will provide approximately twenty-five travel grants for this meeting: thirteen grants of $1,500 each junior scholars, including graduate students, and twelve awards of $1,000 each to senior scholars. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Details regarding the conference are available
Applicants should note that the deadline for submitting abstracts for papers and posters for IGU is March 10, 2011.
Applications for IGU Travel Grants are due by June 1, 2011. Submissions received after that date may be accepted as alternates. Notifications will be made within approximately 2 to 3 weeks after the deadline.
For information on eligibility and to download the application form, please refer to www.aag.org/cs/grantsawards/igutravel. Digital submissions are required by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.