Announcing the 2016 ITS Summer Fellowship

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Summer Fellowship Award of the International Thermoelectric Society

(ITS Summer Fellowship)

Purpose

To assist a graduate student in the pursuit of research during the summer (May – August) in a field of interest to the ITS.

The Award

The award shall be known as the ITS Fellowship and will consist of a check for $5,000 for the summer months of study at an institution different from the awardee’s home institution.

Eligibility

The award shall be made to a graduate student pursuing work toward a MS or PhD degree in a college or university, and who will continue his or her studies after the summer period.  The award is meant to support a student for the summer at an institution different than from the awardee’s home institution. In the event of the lack of applications that the ITS Board or Award Selection Committee views as meeting the expectations for this award, then no award will be given that year.

Requirements

  • Nomination letter (not to exceed two pages) from the student’s research advisor;
  • A letter of support (not to exceed two pages) from the host institution;
  • Candidate’s resume (not to exceed two pages);
  • Brief (< 300 word) description of the research to be undertaken;
  • Acknowledgment shall be made of an ITS Summer Fellowship Award in any formal publication based on research to which this award period contributed.

Selection of Candidates

An ITS Summer Fellowship Award Committee will be appointed by the ITS Board who will consider the aforementioned eligibility requirements and choose the winner from among the applicants.

Application

Application materials should be sent via email to the current ITS President:

Donald Morelli, President, International Thermoelectric Society

Email: dmorelli@egr.msu.edu

Deadline

The deadline for submission of materials is February 29, 2016, with the award selection to be made by March 30, 2016. 

 

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Dear Sir,

Kindly let us know, wheather the ITS Summer Fellowship awardee has been announced or not?.

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