Travel funding for DSC/useR 2009 for young researchers at U.S. institutions

luke at luke at
Fri Mar 6 14:38:27 CET 2009

 	       *** Travel and Accommodation Support ***

Funds from the U.S. National Science Foundation may be available to
provide partial support for travel and accommodation for some graduate
students and junior faculty at U.S. post-secondary institutions to
attend DSC 2009 and useR 2009.  If you wish to apply for this support,
please send an application to luke at  Your application
should include

     a brief CV

     a copy of your abstract if you have submitted a paper or a poster

     a statement that demonstrates your eligibility, your need for
     support, and an amount of support requested

     students should include a brief letter of support from their

     faculty or post-doc applicants should include a brief statement
     about other funding sources

The allocation will be based on merit and need; women and minority
candidates are encouraged to apply.

Applications must be made by March 31 (2009-03-31) and successful
applicants will be notified by email soon thereafter.

Please visit the conference web pages at and
for conference details.


Luke Tierney

Luke Tierney
Chair, Statistics and Actuarial Science
Ralph E. Wareham Professor of Mathematical Sciences
University of Iowa                  Phone:             319-335-3386
Department of Statistics and        Fax:               319-335-3017
    Actuarial Science
241 Schaeffer Hall                  email:      luke at
Iowa City, IA 52242                 WWW:

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