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    PhD students: Apply for an IAS travel grant to attend the...
    blog entry posted February 8, 2017 by Gia M Chevis, tagged international 
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    PhD students: Apply for an IAS travel grant to attend the Annual Meeting
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    The International Accounting Section will award up to five $750 travel support grants to PhD students to help with the cost of attending the 2017 AAA Annual Meeting, to be held in San Diego, California from August 5 through August 9, 2017.  The travel support grants can be used for any of the costs incurred to attend the Annual Meeting (including travel, lodging, meals, and registration). Travel grant award recipients must agree to be a discussant during a concurrent session of the Section at the annual meeting. The grant checks will be awarded at the Section's luncheon on Monday, August 7. Please inform your PhD students who have an interest in international accounting of the availability of this grant and encourage them to submit the grant application.  They should include the following information in the application:

    • Name and contact information 
    • Institution
    • Number of years as a PhD student
    • Anticipated graduation date
    • Dissertation title
    • Name of dissertation faculty chair
    • Statement of interest in international accounting research and teaching (2-3 Pages max)

    The application deadline is March 1, 2017. The grant recipients will be notified by April 1, 2017. Students should submit applications (electronically only) to Tami Dinh (tami.dinh@unisg.ch).