LSU students, please take advantage of this great opportunity. IEEE is offering grants for graduate and upperclassman design project student application papers. If you are working on your Capstone project or are a graduate students seeking funding for a project, here is a chance to get funding by making use of IEEE standards. For more information, please visit the link here. Some information extracted from the previous website follows:
Grants include US$500 for students, with additional honoraria for faculty mentors.
IEEE is offering grants to both students and faculty mentors to help with graduate and capstone design projects with an industry standards component.
Student(s) beginning a design or development project will submit an abstract summary describing the project, which includes:
- a summary of the project goal (i.e., what are you trying to build?);
- an understanding of what standards are being considered to achieve the project goal;
- a declaration of intention to submit an application paper for publication by the IEEE upon completion of the project;
- a statement of endorsement from a faculty mentor must be included.
Applications may be submitted at any time throughout the year. Upcoming deadlines for 2011 mini-grants:
15 June 2011
15 October 2011
15 December 2011