CALL for APPLICATIONS
WSC2018 Committee is pleased to announce scholarships to be awarded to deserving candidates (students, post docs, and junior faculty) in the US to attend the WSC2018 in Gothenburg, Sweden (see wintersim.org for details). Funds for the scholarship have been kindly provided by the WSC Foundation (https://connect.informs.org/wscfoundation/home). This scholarship program aims to foster the professional pipeline of simulation researchers by providing undergraduate/graduate students and junior faculty an opportunity to learn about the academic research and practical applications of simulation and professional development by attending the Winter Simulation Conference. Scholarships will provide travel expense reimbursements up to $1,000 to up to 5 selected candidates. The awardees may be provided with a schedule to enjoy and learn from the conference with some specific activities from the following list:
Eligibility for Junior Faculty
Submission and Selection
Applicants should submit their application materials (please see attached file) as a single pdf file named as "App-Lastname-Firstname-University.pdf"
The submissions should be sent via email to firstname.lastname@example.org including the LastnameFirstName –travel –grant-app-WSC2018 in the subject line before 5:00pm US EST on Monday, Nov. 26, 2018. WSC2018 Scholarships Committee will evaluate and select the scholarship recipients and inform the recipients by Friday, Nov. 30, 2018.
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