Physical and Analytical Electrochemistry Division Travel Grants

Student/Postdoc travel grants

The Physical and Analytical Electrochemistry Division supports the travel of one or more students to each ECS biannual meeting.

Terms & eligibility requirements:
  • Applicants must be a graduate student or upper level undergraduate student.
  • Student must present an oral presentation in a symposium sponsored or co-sponsored by the PAED. Poster presentations are not eligible for support from the PAED.
  • Preference will be given to applicants who have not been awarded a travel grant from the PAED in the prior two years.
  • Only one individual from a research group can apply for a PAED travel award for each conference. Supervisors are expected to internally screen candidates from their own group, and submit only one student application per meeting.
  • Students will be assessed according to their academic record (GPA), publication and professional service record, as well as the strength of the supporting letter from their supervisor.
  • A minimum of $250 per student per meeting will be awarded with a maximum of $2,000 per meeting.
  • Students must submit the online application, a two-page resume, a supporting letter from their research supervisor, and a copy of their abstract.

Young professional/Early career travel grants

The Physical and Analytical Electrochemistry Division supports the travel of one or two young faculty to each ECS biannual meeting.

Terms & eligibility requirements:
  • The applicant for this award must be a young professional at the rank of assistant professor in a tenure track position.
  • The applicant must give an oral presentation in a symposium sponsored or cosponsored by PAED at the meeting for which the award is granted. Poster presentations are not eligible for support from this award.
  • Winners will be selected by the Executive Committee of PAED. Preference will be given to applicants who have not been awarded a TravelAward from the PAED in the prior two years;
  • Travel Awards will be in the amount of $750 per recipient per meeting.
  • In the case of insufficient funds or an inadequate pool of candidates, no award will be given.
  • Applicants must submit the online application, a two-page resume, a letter of recommendation and a copy of their extended abstract.
To apply

Please visit the biannual meeting travel grant page and apply electronically using the online application process. Only applications using the online submission system will be accepted.