XSEDE Scholars will:
-- receive a stipend of $5000 to work on an HPC educational/research internship at your institution from May 31, 2016 -- June 1, 2017 with your own advisor OR a Blue Waters Advisor (see available/new internship projects, visit http://computationalscience.org/upep/positions/list and click in Current/New Positions);
-- travel grants to learn about high-performance computing by attending the 2-Week Blue Waters Petascale Institute on May 30-June 10, 2016 and the Annual Conference XSEDE16 in Miami, Florida on July 17-21, 2016;
-- participate in at least six (6) online technical training and mentoring webinars with other Scholars for free;
-- network with academicians and leaders in the XSEDE research comment; and learn about research, internships, fellowships, and career opportunities.
-- meet other Scholars in special sessions at XSEDE16 and via an online community throughout the year; join a select community of over 100 former XSEDE Scholars,
The deadline has been extended to March 15, 2016 at 11:59pm (CST). Additional BW Projects will be listed on February 10, 2016. Awardees will be notified on April 11, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. (CST).
XSP Eligibility requirements: The program is open to graduate and undergraduate students majoring in all STEM degrees who seek training and exposure to high performance computing. You must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and enrolled in a U.S. institution to be eligible for this program during the Fall 2016-Spring 2017.
The XSEDE Scholars Program is directed by Professor Richard A. Tapia at Rice University. To learn more, please visit: www.xsede.org/xsede-scholars-program. If you have questions or comments, please email Leticia Velazquez email@example.com or call 713-348-2845.