BASU Grant: Suitably and qualified candidates are hereby invited for the 2022 $2,000 value Basu Innovation Scholar Grant for Early-career Scientists.
About the BASU Innovation Scholar Grant
The goal of this scholarship is to provide travel assistance to scientists and recent PhD graduates who are making a difference in the fields of space physics and aeronautics through innovative approaches.
This grant was established in 2021 and is awarded to deserving students on an annual basis. You could receive $2000 from this grant. It will be presented during the AGU’s fall meeting. AGU is a science-based company that is more interested in assisting early scientists to achieve their goals as long as they are scientifically sound.
Brief Program Details
Academic Level: PhD
Application Deadline: 6 August 2022
Full Benefits of the BASU Innovation Scholar Grant
The recipient will receive financial support up to $2,000 to virtually participate in Fall Meeting (reimbursable expenses include purchasing or renting technology, transportation or housing needed to access technology, dependent care costs, unpaid leave/lost wages, meeting registration, etc.).
Eligibility Requirement of BASU Innovation Scholars Grant
To be considered eligible, candidates must:
- Be an early-career scientist /recent Ph.D. graduate;
- Be supporting work producing innovation in space science measurements and interpretation and may not already have access to an expansive network of colleagues in your field.
Documents Required for Application
- Upload a current CV
- Include a personal statement (description of how the Basu Innovation Scholar designation will help advance your career in the space sciences and network, and why you would like to participate in Fall Meeting (not to exceed 1 page)
- Include one letter of support from a mentor or advisor which describe the applicant’s work and how it is making an impact through innovative approaches to observation and interpretation (should not exceed 1 page)
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should visit the AGU application page here to apply.
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