Award Eligibility In order to be eligible for a BAEN GSA travel award, the applicant must:
Applicants and awardees must be current degree‐seeking graduate students in good academic standing in the Biological and Agriculture Engineering department. Awardees must be registered for at least one credit hour during the semester in which the travel occurs. The travel must advance the student’s education and be related to the student’s academic degree program.
The applicant must be in good standing within the BAEN department.
Be able to assist with the BAEN GSA programs and events.
Types of Awards Travel awards from the BAEN Graduate Student Association are of two types. TYPE A Student is participating as a commentator, panel chair, or presenting one of the following: paper, poster, workshop or design at an academic or industry-related conference. Type A award is limited to $500.
TYPE B Student is attending an academic or industry-related conference but is not presenting research. Type B award is limited to $250.