Apply Now for Sigma Xi Grants-in-Aid of Research
Crystal Tinch American Astronomical Society (AAS)
Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society, is currently accepting student grant applications for awards up to $5,000 in the field of astronomy. The money can be used to pay for travel expenses to and from a research site, or for the purchase of non-standard equipment necessary to complete a specific research project, or for certain other purposes. The application deadline is 15 October 2013.
The Sigma Xi Grants-in-Aid of Research (GIAR) program has been providing undergraduates and graduate students with valuable educational experiences for more than 80 years.
Additional information and the online application can be found on the Sigma Xi web page.