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AISES Engineering Faculty Career Workshop

With funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF), the American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) is able to bring up to 40 PhD studentspost-doc professionals, and early-career faculty in Engineering* to the 2017 AISES National Conference for professional development workshops, cultural activities, and networking. 

Travel Funding to the AISES National Conference (September 20-23)  

  • Awardees will receive a travel stipend to cover expenses incurred traveling to and attending the AISES National Conference, up to $2,000.  
  • The travel stipend will cover expenses including round-trip airfare, lodging, conference registration, additional meals, and incidentals.
  • Participant travel days will be Tuesday, September 19 and Sunday, September 24, 2017.
  • AISES Faculty Career Workshop participants are required to attend a full day of program specific sessions and events on Wednesday, September 20th.


  • Faculty and post-doctoral applicants must hold engineering appointments in an ABET- accredited institution; and faculty from two-year colleges must teach STEM-related courses.
  • Faculty applicants must have held their appointment for five years or less.
  • Post-doctoral applicants must have completed a Ph.D. in engineering no more than 48 months prior to their application.
  • Graduate students must be working on their Ph.D. in an engineering field, be in good standing, and be enrolled as full-time students.
  • *Engineering fields also include engineering education, technology and communication fields, and multidisciplinary studies.

How to Apply

  • Applications will only be accepted through the website: https://leveragefaculty.org/event-detail/aises-assist-2017
  • You have to register with the site before having the opportunity to apply.
  • Deadline: accepting applications until all spots are filled.
  • Applicants will be notified on a rolling basis, with travel and registration arrangements made after confirmation. 

If you have any questions, contact Kathy DeerInWater at kdeerinwater@aises.org or 720-552-6123 ext. 107. We hope to see you in September!  

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