Travel support

Application for Joint Meeting EFTF-IFCS 2017 student travel support

In behalf of the Executive Committee of EFTF and the Standing Committee of IFCS, the Local Organization Committee of EFTF-IFCS 2017 joint conference is proud to partner with Société Française des Microtechniques et de Chronométrie (SFMC) and IEEE UFFC society to provide financial assistance to selected students attending the EFTF-IFCS 2017 conference. Thanks to generous grants from major National Metrology Institutes students may apply for a travel stipend in the range of 50 €-500 €, with larger grants possible in exceptional cases. All students selected for a travel stipend will also receive a reimbursement of the student registration and tutorial fees (250 € in total), provided by the above sponsors. Please note that it is a condition of the award of student travel assistance, that all concerned students attend the tutorial programme on Sunday July 9th, 2017.
Students interested in applying should download, complete, and return this application form.  Any full-time graduate student enrolled in a recognized course of study related to time & frequency and frequency control or their applications is eligible to apply. After application submission, the selection committee may request additional information from the student or supervisor to verify student status or the nature of the course of study.
Students need to:
1. Be the first author on the paper (poster and oral contributions are eligible)
2. Present the poster or lecture in person at the conference
3. Be a current student member of IEEE and UFFC (membership number is required and will be verified)
Applications are due on May 15th, 2017, sent by e-mail to contact@sfmc.fr with the subject line: student travel support application. This deadline is firm, as awards will be announced no later than June 15th, 2017. The travel stipend will be paid by bank transfer during or shortly after the conference.
Please fill out all fields of the application form below, and submit it by email no later than May 15th, 2017. The signatures of both the student and the supervisor are mandatory. All students and supervisors will be notified of award decisions by e-mail.