The organizers of the 2020 SIAM Symposium on Algorithmic Principles of Computer Systems (APOCS20) have secured funding for several additional travel awards for students and postdocs. These awards are on top of those already awarded through the general call for travel award applications to the 2020 ACM-SIAM Symposium on Discrete Algorithms (SODA20) and its satellite meetings. If interested, please send an email here that includes (1) your position (student or postdoc), (2) whether you have a publication at APOCS or other co-located conference or workshop, (3) a SHORT paragraph articulating your travel request, and (4) a small budget, which also indicates any other potential sources of funding. Please have your adviser send a letter of recommendation to the same address. The deadline for all travel award application materials is December 11, 2019.
Thanks to grants from our sponsors, students who plan to attend may apply for travel support.
Any full-time student in good standing is eligible to receive an award. Top priority will be given to students presenting papers at the symposium or associated meetings, with second priority to students who are co-authors of papers.
An application for a travel award must include:
All submissions must be in PDF format.
Complete applications must be received at the SIAM office no later than November 11 DEADLINE EXTENDED TO November 18, 2019 . Winners will be selected and notified by November 25 December 2, 2019.
Travel awardees will be reimbursed for travel expenses on submission of a travel expense report. A link to expense forms will be sent to awardees on notification (by email) of the award.
Please note: Travel awards do not include complimentary conference registration, however, conference registration fees may be claimed as part of the travel reimbursement.
To submit an application for travel support to a conference, visit the SIAM Travel Award Application Site, and follow the instructions. Please note: If attending only ALENEX, SOSA or APOCS, apply using SODA.