March 20–22, 2019 | The Hotel at the University of Maryland, College Park
Scholarships of up to $500 will be awarded. Preference will be given to members in the region.
To be eligible for the Conference Scholarship, applicants must provide the following:
Currently work at (or attend, if a student) a higher education institution (preference given to members)
Demonstrate financial need (one paragraph self-statement)
Explain desired benefits from attendance (one paragraph)
Optional: A brief statement of support by the institution, such as a supervisor (one paragraph)
The Regional Council Chair will review applications and provide recommendations (ranked based on application criteria). Award recipients may elect whether to (1) receive the awards directly or (2) have them paid to their institution/employer, and whether or not to use some of the funds as a waiver of the conference registration fee.
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Submission process is closed.
Notification of Selection
Scholarship applicants will be notified of award status by Wednesday, January 30, 2019.