Date: March 14-18, 2015
Location: Salt Lake City, UT
Application deadline:  Extended to Aug 4, 2014

AWM Workshop for Women Graduate Students and Recent PhDs

SIAM 2015
Salt Lake City, UT, March 14-18, 2015

Deadline for Applications has been extended to August 4, 2014



When: Pending funding, an AWM Workshop will be held in conjunction with the SIAM Conference on Computational Science and Engineering (CSE), Salt Lake City, UT, March 14-18, 2015.

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 between fifteen and twenty workshop participants.  Departments are urged to help graudate 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 2015 CSE Conference.  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 2015 CSE Conference.  The AWM-SIAM research minisymposia will focus on Mathematical Modeling and High-performance Computing for Multi-physics and Multi-scale Problems


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 MathPrograms

SIAM Workshop Application Deadline: 11:59 pm, Eastern time, August 4, 2014