It is that time of year again and we are excit3d to let know about the upcoming GEM 2017 Summer Workshop in Portsmouth, Virginia.
Student accommodations are at the Renaissance Portsmouth-Norfolk Waterfront Hotel in Portsmouth, Virginia.
Information regarding the student sessions on Sunday, June 18, 2017 will be available soon.
INFORMATION ABOUT REQUESTING SUPPORT
The deadline for student applications and advisor recommendations is Monday, March 13, 2017. Applications or advisor recommendations received after March 13, 2017 will be waitlisted.
Deadline for student applications and advisor recommendations is Monday, March 13, 2017.
Since there is a high demand for graduate student financial assistance, we must prioritize student support based on criteria developed by the steering committee. A high priority will be given to the following groups: graduate students engaged in their thesis or dissertation research, first time attendees and students from small institutions, and students having specific GEM-related duties.
We urge those of you that qualify and are planning to attend the 2016 GEM Workshop to act quickly and send an email application to Zhonghua Xu firstname.lastname@example.org requesting support that includes the following information:
For students who receive support to attend GEM, we will now require that you submit a follow-up report (500 words) within 2 weeks of workshop completion. In the report, please briefly summarize what you have learned or accomplished at GEM. Failure to complete this report could lower your priority in the next year for funding.
Every student applying for assistance must have his or her advisor send a one or two paragraph email to Zhonghua Xu at (email@example.com) including the following information:
Deadline for student applications and advisor recommendations is Monday, March 13, 2017. Applications or advisor recommendations received after this date will be waitlisted.