Application

The Fall 2014 Soffen Fund Travel Grant application is now closed. Applications submitted through this form will not be accepted.

Basic Info
Preferred Mailing Address
Academics/Career
Conference Information
Presentation

If your abstract has not been submitted, please provide a brief summary (500 words or less) of the research you plan to present at the conference instead. Applicants without accepted abstracts at time of application must submit the accepted abstract before receipt of the award.

Estimated Expenses

Please estimate your expenses for this conference:

Other Support
Past Conferences
Essay

Briefly explain (1000 words or less) how the conference will benefit you in your studies, including your current projects/curriculum. Provide details on your specific space-related interests.

Letter of Recommendation
Please provide the name, phone number, and e-mail address of your advisor or mentor supervising the work who can be contacted to provide a letter of recommendation. When you submit your application, an email requesting a letter of recommendation will be sent to this person. Please notify him/her to expect this e-mail. It contains instructions on how to submit a letter NOTE: Letters must be in by the application deadline. To permit our recommendation system time to operate and your recommender time to write, please request your letter in a timely fashion. Applicants are responsible for ensuring that their recommenders are aware of the emailed letter request and the application deadline. If a recommender encounters a problem with the letter submission process, s/he should email info@soffenfund.org sufficiently ahead of the application deadline to guarantee timely letter submission.

Letter Writer's Information