ICMP 2003

IUPAP Working Group on Women in Physics

Deadline for application: June 1, 2003

The IUPAP working Group on Women in Physics is lauching a second year of the pilot program we had last year to fund the attendance of women from developing and eastern European countries at international conferences and schools this fall.

We need to receive applications for these grants by June 1st, 2003. Recipients will be chosen by the IUPAP Working Group on Women in Physics in June, and we will notify people by July 15, 2003.

Only women physicists from Eastern Europe or developing countries may apply.

For those appying for this grant we will need the following things:

  1. Your complete contact information.
  2. Year since your phD (or since undergraduate degree for graduate students).
  3. Brief description of the conference or workshop you wish to attend (title, URL).
  4. Brief statement of how attending the conference or school will enhance your career.
  5. Letter of recommendation from a senior colleague.
  6. An item by item list of the amount of money (up to $800) required to attend.
    Ex.: airfare - $400, lodging - $200, per diem - $200 (local transportation and food).

See also the webpage http://www.if.ufrgs.br/iupap/grant-iupap.html.

Please send all information to Jackie Beamon-Kiene, <beamon@aps.org>, by the end of the day of June 1, 2003.