2013 NSLS/CFN Joint Users' Meeting

Student Participation in the Annual NSLS/CFN Users' Meeting

The Photon Sciences Users' Executive Committee (UEC) is pleased to announce a new program for student participation in the annual NSLS/CFN Users' Meeting. 

  • The UEC will award meeting scholarships in the form of fee waivers to encourage attendance by undergraduate and graduate students. Any faculty member or scientist from a government lab or industry may nominate one student for this program. Participation in this program must include presentation of a poster about the student’s research during the poster session on May 20.This program is open only to undergraduate and graduate level students. Nominations will open on April 1, 2013 and must be received no later than April 12, 2013.To nominate a student send email to gcisco@bnl.gov with the student's name, contact information (phone number and email), and the abstract of the poster to be presented by the student. This program is open only to undergraduate and graduate level students.

Selection of applicants will be made on the basis of the poster abstract submitted as part of the nomination. Those selected for participation will be given waivers for the Meeting registration and banquet fees, and free lunch tickets for all three days of the meeting. 

This program does not include support for travel or lodging.

Please note that applications from students will not be accepted.  All applications must be in the form of nominations from the research advisor, who is encouraged to attend the Users' Meeting along with the student.

 Bruce Ravel

Vice-chair, Photon Sciences UEC