Society of Bead Researchers
PO Box 13719, Portland, OR 97213, USA
The Society of Bead Researchers has established a Student Conference Travel Award to assist undergraduate or graduate students to travel to a national or international conference to present a paper on some aspect of bead research. The award is for $500 and the applicant must be enrolled in a BA, MA, or PhD degree-granting program anywhere in the world. They also need to be a current member of the Society for Bead Researchers. (https://beadresearch.org/membership)
1) Title and abstract (300 word limit) of your presentation;
2) Letter of acceptance from the conference where you plan to present the paper;
2) A brief statement outlining how your presentation expands our knowledge of beads and their role in society, and how your participation in the conference will be beneficial to your career and future research; and
3) Your CV, including your contact information, and the name and email of your faculty advisor.
The awardee will be selected by the Executive Committee of the SBR on the basis of originality, scholarship, and relevance to the overall mission of the SBR (https://beadresearch.org/about-us/).
Applicants will be notified about the results of the award competition as soon as possible after the committee meets to decide on the award.