If you are a graduate student or early-career academic/professional in need of financial support to attend the 2020 EERI Annual Meeting and National Earthquake Conference in San Diego, consider applying for one of our registration grants. Generously funded by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), these awards are limited to graduate students, early-career academics and professionals who reside in the U.S., attend a U.S. university, or teach at a U.S. university as of November 22, 2019. Access the application here.
The deadline to submit your application is Friday, November 22. We will notify award recipients by Friday, December 6, 2019. Grant recipients must register for the conference by Tuesday, December 31 and must agree to volunteer for four hours during the conference. Click here to apply.
The selection committee will judge applicants based on the following:
- Active participation in the 2020 conference (e.g., invited speaker or moderator, abstract and/or posters accepted for the conference, conference committee volunteer work, etc.)
- While EERI membership is not required, the committee will take EERI membership, active participation with national EERI or a local EERI Student or Regional Chapter (if a local chapter exists) into consideration.