Christopher I. and Irene N. Chalokwu Travel Grant

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The Geological Society of America announces this International Travel Grant program to attend GSA Connects in Anaheim, California, 22-25 September, 2024. This program is designed for undergraduate and graduate students.

The application deadline is 8 March 2024. Your complete application will consist of:

1. An online resume/application.
2. A cover letter including the following five elements:

  • Your full name and email address.
  • The abstract title, list of authors, and draft abstract text. You must be the first author on the abstract. The body of the abstract cannot exceed 2000 characters, not counting spaces.
  • A brief introductory paragraph explaining why you are interested in presenting at 2024 Connects.
  • Your statement of financial need, a prioritized budget, and potential sources of funding you could secure to travel to 2024 Connects.
  • Your reference‚Äôs full name, position, affiliation, and email address.

All elements in the bulleted list above need to be included in the letter. If any element is missing, your application will not be considered.

Applicants will be chosen by a committee who will strongly consider all the above elements in their selection. Incomplete applications will not be considered for funding.