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DGRAV Student Travel Grants for APS April Meeting

First awarded in 1999, these grants provide needed travel support to allow DGRAV student members to present their work at the APS April Meeting.

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The Division of Gravitational Physics (DGRAV) will offer travel grants to support the attendance of graduate students or advanced undergraduate students at APS April Meeting that will be in Sacramento, California (April 3-6, 2024), and virtually (dates TBD).

The amount of each travel grant will be approximately $300 and grants for the virtual component will cover Early registration rates. All students who are members of the Division of Gravitational Physics and who are giving talks or presenting posters at the meeting are eligible for grants. Preference will be given to applicants who have not received travel grant support to the APS April Meeting from the division in the past, but all participating DGRAV students are encouraged to submit applications.

The application will request the name and email for a person (Supervisor/Advisor) who can provide a brief (1 sentence) statement of support (due by January 22, 2024).

The deadline for applications is January 15, 2024.
The deadline for a statement of support is January 22, 2024.

Please contact Leo Stein at if you have any questions.

Nominees for and holders of APS Honors (prizes, awards, and fellowship) and official leadership positions are expected to meet standards of professional conduct and integrity as described in the APS Ethics Guidelines. Violations of these standards may disqualify people from consideration or lead to revocation of honors or removal from office.

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