AAG Community College Travel Grants

American Association of Geographers (AAG)

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Grant amount: US $500

Deadline: Nov 1, 2019

Applicant type: Undergraduate Student

Funding uses: Conference

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: United States

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Overview:

Support from this grant program is awarded to outstanding students from community colleges, junior colleges, city colleges, or similar two-year educational institutions to attend the next AAG Annual Meeting. These travel funds are generously provided by Darrel Hess and Robert and Bobbé Christopherson.  The award consists of meeting registration, one year membership in the AAG, and a travel expense subsidy of $500 to be used to defray the costs of attending the AAG Annual Meeting.

These travel funds are generously provided by Darrel Hess and Robert and Bobbé Christopherson. 

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • You are eligible to apply if you are a student currently enrolled at a US community college, junior college, city college, or similar two-year educational institution at the time you submit your application.
  • You do NOT need to formally participate in the meeting (e.g. paper presentation, poster, panel, etc.) to be eligible. 

Preferences:

  • Preference will be given to geography majors, or from institutions which do not have geography programs, to applicants who have taken geography courses and/or plan to continue to study geography in four-year institutions.
  • Students from minority and underrepresented groups are encouraged to apply.