Photonics Center to Host 20th Annual Photonics Center Symposium on Optics for Cancer Imaging on December 7, 2016
The Boston University Photonics Center is hosting the 20th annual Photonics Center...
The Photonics Center is pleased to announce the availability of matching funds for student travel to professional symposia at which they will present their work. The Center will support up to $500 of travel expenses that are matched by grant or Department funds provided by a Photonics Center faculty member.
Applicants must be enrolled as a full-time student in the University, must have a principal research advisor who is a member of the Photonics Center faculty, and must be presenting work on a photonics-related topic.
A paper must be accepted for presentation and must be on the conference agenda, with the student listed as an author.
Awards are made on a first-come first-served basis subject to availability of funds.
Awards must be requested by the student via email at least at least two (2) weeks in advance of the travel date. Email requests should be sent to Meghan Foley (email@example.com). In the request, the following information is required:
Applicants will be notified within a week of their request whether it has been approved.
In the presentation, supported students must identify their affiliation with the Boston University’s Photonics Center, and must acknowledge travel support.
Upon returning, students should follow the reimbursement procedure for their home department (or whichever department administers the PI matching account). Please inform the department financial administrator that a matching grant of up to $500 is being paid by Photonics. The administrator can contact Meghan Foley for account information.