Programs and Travel Grants, American Mathematical Society

Program ID: AMS-GSTGSECS [#221]
Program Title: Graduate Student Travel Grants to Spring 2014 AMS Sectional meetings
Program Location: various, United States
Application Deadline: 2013/11/18* finished (posted 2013/09/04, finished 2014/02/17, listed until 2013/12/24)
Program Description:    

*** this program has been closed, and no new applications will be accepted. ***

The AMS, with funding from a private gift, will be accepting applications for partial travel support for doctoral students who plan to attend one of the Spring, 2014 AMS Sectional Meetings.

Each grant, if awarded, will provide $250 in partial support of attendance at one of the following Spring, 2014 Sectional Meetings:
March 21-23, 2014, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Knoxville, TN
March 29-30, 2014, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, Baltimore, MD
April 5-6, 2014, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
April 11-13, 2014, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX

It is the intention of the AMS to encourage each student's home institution to match the funds provided in support of the travel, but this is not a strict requirement. Applications will be accepted only from full time doctoral students in mathematics. No person may receive a sectional meeting travel grant more than once.

Information can be found at

All information about AMS Sectional Meetings can be found in the Meetings section of the AMS website.

This travel grant program is being administered by:

Membership & Programs Department
American Mathematical Society
201 Charles Street
Providence, RI 02904

You can reach AMS staff member Drew Annis at, or 800-321-4267, ext. 4060, or 401-455-4060.

The deadline for submitting applications is November 14, 2013, 11:59pm EASTERN TIME. Awards or decline notifications will be made by email in mid-December, 2013.

Payment will only be made after a completed travel voucher (provided to awardees by the AMS) is received following the travel, along with the documentation specified on the voucher.
Please note reference letters are NOT required or allowed. Applying for this travel grant requires an Institutional Authorization to be attached to your application. Please give the email address of the individual at your institution who is your advisor, department chair, administrator or other faculty member capable of verifying your status. When you submit this application and have the "send email on submit?" checked, an email will be sent to that person to authorize your application.

The representative of your school will receive a brief e-mail, containing the link where they will approve a statement verifying your status and the department's intent to match funding, if possible.

Application Materials Required:
Submit the following item online at this website:
And anything else requested in the program description.

Further Info:
Membership and Programs Department
American Mathematical Society
201 Charles Street
Providence, RI 02904-2294

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