Female Graduate Students: Apply now to win a scholarship to attend the upcoming INFORMS Annual Meeting
Attendance scholarship sponsored by Bayer
Are you a female graduate student interested in the practice of operations research or analytics who would like to attend the Virtual 2020 INFORMS Annual Meeting, to be held November 7-13? Apply now to be considered for the Women in Operations Research – Bayer Scholarship brought to you by the Analytics Society of INFORMS.
To apply, you must be a female pursuing either a Master's degree or Ph.D. in operations research, analytics, or a related field and be close to graduation. In addition, you must be a member of the Analytics Society of INFORMS (INFORMS student members can join the society for free by selecting "Renew or Add Items for 2020" from the INFORMS Self Service Center accessible via the menu at www.informs.org).
Applicants will be judged based on the following criteria:
Preference will be given to Ph.D. students, individuals pursuing broad-based degrees or areas of research and individuals with industrial internship experiences.
The deadline for submissions is 5pm EDT on Friday, October 16, 2020. The winners will be notified on Monday, October 26.
To apply, first request a standard submission template by emailing the awards committee chair, Ece Izgi, firstname.lastname@example.org. You can reach out with questions or request further information. Return your completed submission document via email to Ece before the deadline.
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About the Analytics Society of INFORMS
The Analytics Society is a subdivision of INFORMS, the largest international association of operations research (O.R.) and analytics professionals and students. The society promotes the integration of a wide range of analytical techniques and supports activities that illuminate significant innovations and achievements in the growing field of analytics.
The Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences
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