AAG Environmental Perception Travel Grant/Saarinen Best Paper Award Application

Environmental Perception and Behavioral Geography Specialty Group
Student Travel Grants - up to 2 $100 awards will be issued to undergraduate or graduate students attending AAG and presenting research relevant to environmental perceptions and behavior.
Awards will be made to students at the EPBG Specialty Session. Application deadline is 5pm Pacific on March 15, 2014.
Please send questions to Dr. Bethany Cutts, bcutts@illinois.edu use "AAG EPBG Travel Grant" as the header.
• Preference for the awarding of a Travel Grants will be: 1) any student who competes in the Saarinen Paper competition; 2) any student presenting a paper in either environmental perception or behavioral geography at the annual meeting who is not competing in the Saarinen Paper competition.
• Awardees MUST be in attendance at the Environmental Perception and Behavioral Geography Specialty Group business meeting at the 2014 AAG meeting.
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    Saarinen Paper Competition Instructions

    To apply for the Saarinen Student Paper Competition, email a single pdf file containing (1) your accepted AAG abstract and presentation session, (2) an email from your research adviser verifying your status as a student and confirming that you are the author of the manuscript submitted and (3) a copy of a manuscript, including figures and references to bcutts@illinois.edu with “2014 Saarinen Paper Competition” in the subject line. The deadline for applicants is April 1, 2014

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    Conference Travel Awards and 2014 Saarinen Student Paper Competition Environmental Perception and Behavioral Geography (EPBG) Specialty Group The Environmental Perception and Behavioral Geography Specialty Group would like to announce its specialty group travel awards and the 2014 Saarinen Student Paper Competition. Students with accepted abstracts for the 2014 AAG meeting are invited to apply. Travel grants. Undergraduate and graduate students are encouraged to apply for travel grants of $100 to support travel to Tampa for the 2014 meeting. To apply, students should submit a copy of their accepted abstract and complete the online application form. Preference will be given to students competing in the Saarinen paper competition and student members of the EPBG specialty group, although any student presenting relevant work is welcome to apply. The deadline to apply is April 1, 2014. Attendance at the EPBG meeting is required to receive the travel award. Travel grant application Saarinen Student Paper Competition. The EPBG Specialty Group will award one $250 prize for the best student paper, illustrated paper, or poster (graduate or undergraduate) presented in either environmental perception or behavioral geography at the 2014 AAG meeting. Entrants in the Saarinen Student Paper Competition must submit a maximum 25-page (double-spaced) paper in support of their conference presentation. Shorter papers are welcome. Papers must be based upon original research done as an undergraduate or graduate student and must be written entirely by the applicant, although the research may be collaborative. All submissions will be judged on written clarity, methodological soundness, contribution to the field of EPBG, and their presentation at the meeting. The Academic Directors of the EPBG specialty group will judge all entries. The deadline for the full paper for the Saarinen Student Paper Competition is April 1, 2014. To apply for the Saarinen Student Paper Competition, complete the online form and email a single pdf file containing (1) your accepted AAG abstract and presentation session, (2) a letter from your research adviser verifying your status as a student and confirming that you are the author of the manuscript submitted and (3) a copy of manuscript, including figures and references to bcutts@illinois.edu with “2014 Saarinen Paper Competition” in the subject line. The deadline for applicants is April 1, 2014. The winners will be announced at the Environmental Perception and Behavioral Geography Specialty Group business meeting during the 2014 AAG meeting. Attendance at the EPBG meeting is required to receive the travel award. Attendance is not required to receive the Saarinen Student Paper Competition award. Full link to application: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?fromEmail=true&formkey=dEc5X20xaGx2UHd1X2RUUEJaNlpiRWc6MQ Questions: Dr. Bethany B. Cutts and Dr. Stephanie Deitrick Email: bcutts@illinois.edu Email: stephanie.deitrick@asu.edu