Held annually at the SIAM Annual Meeting in July
Application deadline:  November 1 annually 

AWM Workshop and Poster Session

SIAM 2016
Boston, MA,  July 11 - 14, 2016

Deadline for Applications is November 1, 2015



When: Pending funding, an AWM Workshop will be held in conjunction with the SIAM Annual Meeting,  Boston, MA, July 11 - 14, 2016.

Format: The workshop will consist of a poster session by graduate students and two minisymposia featuring selected recent PhDs, plus an informational minisymposium directed at starting a career.  Pending funding, AWM will offer partial support for travel expenses for up to  twenty workshop participants.  Departments are urged to help grauduate students and recent PhDs obtain supplementary institutional support to attend the workshop presentations and the associated meetings.  All mathematicians (female and male) are invited to attend the program.


Graduate Students: AWM invites women graduate students who have made substantial progress towards their theses topic to apply to present posters at the AWM Workshop held in conjunction with the 2016 SIAM Annual Meeting.  The graduate student poster sessions will include all areas of research


Recent PhDs: AWM invites women who have completed their PhD  within the past five years to apply to present research talks in two minisymposia at the AWM Workshop held in conjunction with the 2016 SIAM Annual Meeting.  The AWM-SIAM research minisymposia will focus on Dynamical Systems with Applications to Biology and Medicine


Eligibility:  Women with grants or other sources of support are welcome to apply. All non-US citizens must have a current US address.


Mentors: We also seek volunteers to serve as mentors for workshop participants. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact the AWM office at

All applications should include:

  • Cover Letter
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Research Statement (maximum 2 pages)
  • Title and Abstract (abstract length is a maximum of 75 words)
  • Up to Three Reference Letters (to be submitted by the reference writers via

Application Submission Links

Please submit all application materials electronically through The link to MathPrograms will be available 45 days prior to deadline.

SIAM Workshop Application Deadline: 11:59 pm, Eastern time, November 1, 2015