ASA is offering grants to support (1) reimbursement of preregistration fees for students, (2) subsidy of preregistration fees for early career members, (3) travel for young investigators, and (4) travel for students concerning the ASA Meeting in Hongkong.
Also included is information about abstract submission deadlines for the 19th International Congress on Sound and Vibration and INTER-NOISE 2012.
Qualifications, instructions and deadlines for submitting applications and abstracts are outlined below.
Mardi C. Hastings
Acoustical Society of America
Suite 1NO1, 2 Huntington Quadrangle
Melville, NY 11747-4502
1. Reimbursement of Student Preregistration Fees for Acoustics 2012 Hong Kong
The Acoustical Society of America (ASA), the Acoustical Society of China, and the Hong Kong Institute of Acoustics are offering grants to reimburse preregistration fees for students attending this meeting. Applicants should visit the websites of these organizations for information. ASA will provide grants to reimburse preregistration fees for students from North America. Applicants are required to be the first author of an abstract submitted for the meeting, and to be a student at a school in Canada, the United States, or Mexico. To qualify, students must send the following information to firstname.lastname@example.org by February 1, 2012: Name, title of abstract, email address, and name of their school with full address. ASA will provide a check in US dollars for $300 to all applicants satisfying the above conditions at the meeting in Hong Kong upon presentation of a current student ID and copy of the receipt showing paid preregistration.
2. Subsidy for Preregistration Fees Paid by Early Career ASA Members
Early career ASA members must be the first author of an abstract submitted for the meeting and an Associate or Full Member of ASA, presently affiliated with an organization located in North America, and within three years of their terminal academic degree. To qualify, they must send the following information to email@example.com by February 15, 2012: Name, title of abstract, email address, current affiliation, highest academic degree, and date of degree. A check In US dollars for $350 will be provided to all early career members satisfying the above conditions at the meeting in Hong Kong upon presentation of a copy of the receipt showing paid preregistration.
3. Young Investigator Travel Grants
The ASA Committee on Women in Acoustics (WIA) is sponsoring a Young Investigator Travel Grant to help with travel costs associated with presenting a paper or poster at the Hong Kong meeting. Young professionals who have completed their highest degree in the past five years are eligible to apply if they are not currently students and have not previously received the award. Each award will be $900 in US dollars with three awards anticipated. Awards will be presented by check at the WIA luncheon at the meeting. Both men and women may apply. Applicants should submit a request for support, a copy of the abstract for their presentation at the meeting, and a current resume/vita which includes information on their involvement in the field of acoustics and in the ASA. Submission by e-mail is preferred to Dr. Lily Wang <firstname.lastname@example.org>. Deadline for receipt of applications is March 15, 2012.
4. Student Travel Support
The ASA will provide limited funds to some students to partially defray transportation expenses to attend Acoustics 2012 Hong Kong. To qualify students must submit a proposal containing the following information to Jolene Ehl at email@example.com by April 9, 2012: Name, student status, institution, whether or not they have submitted an abstract for the meeting, ASA membership status, method of travel, and approximate cost of transportation.
5. Extension of abstract submission deadline for ICSV19
The deadline for abstract submission to the 19th International Congress on Sound and Vibration (ICSV19) has now been extended to 31 January, 2012. ICSV19 will be held in Vilnius, Lithuania, 8 -12 July, 2012. A list of all paper titles submitted to date, instructions for abstract submission, and other information for participants is posted on the Congress website at www.icsv19.org/
6. Abstract deadline for INTER-NOISE 2012
The deadline for submission of abstracts to INTER-NOISE 2012, the 41st International Congress and Exposition on Noise Control Engineering, is 15 February, 2012. It will be held in New York City, USA, 19-22 August 2012. A complete list of technical sessions, instructions for abstract submission, and other information is posted on the Congress website at internoise2012.com/