APOMA's Student Travel Grants for OPTIFAB 2019 - now accepting applications
APOMA will sponsor TRAVEL GRANTS and OUTSTANDING STUDENT POSTER awards at SPIE OPTIFAB 2019, to be held October 14-17, 2019 in Rochester, NY.
The travel grants are intended to encourage student participation at
while providing first hand exposure to technical and manufacturing issues important to the optics industry. The grants may be used to defer costs associated with transportation, registration or housing. Guidelines and eligibility are given
. Up to eight $250 travel grants will be awarded to students presenting posters at the OPTIFAB meeting, with a maximum of two awards per institution.
In addition, APOMA will award three prizes for Outstanding Student Posters ($1,000 for first, $750 for second and $500 for third-best poster). The APOMA awards will be made at the conference. Posters will be judged by APOMA industry representatives.
Student applicants must provide the appropriate documentation, including abstract and a signed proof of current student (undergraduate or graduate) status signed by their advisor.
DEADLINE for OPTIFAB CONFERENCE TRAVEL GRANT APPLICATIONS: September 1, 2019.
for full details.