Intuit Student Grants

Intuit Student Grants

The W4A Student Grant – sponsored by Intuit – aims to help students, who may not have the financial means to attend W4A, participate in the conference and have their work recognized. Four students will receive up to $500 USD to supplement conference fees, travel, and lodging expenses while attending the conference.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Participants must be active graduate or undergraduate students at a postsecondary institution, and have early work accepted for publication to W4A2018;
  • Students who are participating in the Persons with Disabilities Award or the Doctoral Consortium are not eligible for the Student Grant.

Application Requirements

Candidates interested in applying for a W4A Student Grant are required to:

  • Submit an Application for a Student Grant to sc2018@w4a.info [Student Grant Application PDF, Student Grant Application DOC ];
  • Submit a letter of support from the student’s research advisor;
  • Have had accepted one of the top four technical, communication, or challenge papers, following the submission requirements of the main track;
  • Commit to attend and present the paper at the W4A2018 conference;
  • Submit receipts for reasonable travel and accommodations, after the conference.

Dates

  • January 21, 2018: Deadline for paper submissions
  • February 14, 2018: Applicants will be notified of the decision
  • February 28, 2018: Deadline for W4A Student Grant applications

NB: All finish at Pacific Standard Time (UTC-8).

Student Grants for various categories of participants are made possible by Intuit, Google, and IBM
Inquiries about the Student Grant should be sent to sc2018@w4a.info

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