IAEE is pleased to announce the continuation of a special program offering conference support to IAEE student members from developing countries.
Your country of origin must be on this list for support to be considered. The program covers five of the Association’s conferences in 2016. This program is generously underwritten by the OPEC Fund for International Development (OFID) and the International Association for Energy Economics. The program covers transportation and lodging reimbursement up to $1750.00 plus waiver of conference registration fees for a limited number of qualifying students.
Note: you must be
It is further strongly suggested that you submit a paper for presentation at the conference you wish to attend and receive this support and be in the process of obtaining your PhD.
The conferences included in the program are:
How to Apply
Please submit the following information in one succinct email (e.g., all below materials sent in the same email – including your professor’s letter of recommendation) electronically to [email protected] to have your request for support considered. Make the subject line of your email read “Application to OFID/IAEE Support Fund (mention the conference you wish to attend).”
Please note that students may apply for this support at only one of the above conferences. Multiple requests will not be considered. If you are awarded support and are unable to attend the conference this support is not transferrable to another conference.
Further note that you must be a student member of IAEE to be considered for this support. Membership information can be found by visiting https://www.iaee.org/en/membership/application.aspx
Applicants will be notified whether their application has been approved approximately 21 days after the applicable application cut-off date, above. After the applicant has received IAEE approval, it will be his / her responsibility to make their own travel (air/ground, etc.) and hotel accommodations to participate in the conference.
Reimbursement up to $1750.00 will be made upon receipt of itemised expenses and after the conference is held. The reimbursement will only cover transportation and lodging expenses. No other expenses will be covered (e.g., paying for Visa’s/Passports, baggage charges, meals outside the conference provided meal functions); no more than three nights lodging will be covered.
For further information regarding the IAEE support fund for students from developing countries to participate in our conferences in 2016, please do not hesitate to contact David Williams at 216-464-5365 or via e-mail at: [email protected]
For a list of qualifying countries please visit https://www.iaee.org/documents/LIC.pdf. If your country of origin is not on this list your application for support will not be considered.