The purpose of the program is to encourage the Euro-NGI Network of Excellence graduate students to participate at the IFIP Networking 2006 conference by partially or fully funding the travel costs of students who would otherwise be unable to attend.Who Should Apply?
Applications are accepted from students belonging to the institutions from the Euro-NGI Network of Excellence. Paper and poster authors are encouraged to apply. Students who are not paper authors are also eligible for grants. Other criteria will include evidence of a serious interest in networking, as demonstrated by coursework and project experience. In most cases, no more than one student will be funded from each school.What is Covered?
The amount of support provided to each student is intended to cover the student's travel (economy airfare), registration, lodging at the conference hotel (four nights based on double occupancy), food, and local transportation. The breakdown of costs will differ based on the location of the recipient and is not expected to exceed 1000€.
The recipients of the travel grants will be decided by the student travel committee:
An application for a travel grant will consist of a letter from the student and a recommendation letter from the student's advisor. The letter from the student should
In addition, the student's advisor should send a letter of recommendation to the committee. This letter should
Send application and recommendation letters (in English) by e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org in ASCII (highly preferable), or PDF format ONLY.Important Dates:
Recipients will be required to accept the grant by this date, so that alternates can be notified in the event that a recipient declines. The early notification will assist in finding cheaper airline tickets.