GEC Graduate student Conference Grant Calling for Application
The application for 2014-2015 Graduate Student Conference Grant is now open. All eligible UT graduate engineers are welcome to apply. Each award recipient will receive up to $500 for unreimbursed conference-related expenses (e.g. travel fee, room & board) incurred between September 1st, 2014 and. Application deadline is . Eligibility and requirements are listed in the attached guideline. The Conference Grant is made possible by the Cockrell School of Engineering—Academic Affairs. Application review will be conducted by the Graduate Engineering Council.
Please submit application/documents, as well as direct any questions or concerns, to UTGECGrant@gmail.com.
Attachment: Application Guideline
GAIN 2016 Committee Calling for Application
What is GAIN?
The Graduate Engineering Council (GEC) is currently recruiting committee members for its Spring event, the Graduate and Industry Networking (GAIN) conference, which is taking place on February 4th here at UT. GAIN provides the opportunity for UT graduate engineering students to showcase their research and to network with industry representatives.
GAIN 2015 had 40 industry representative from 10 corporate partners, over 70 graduate presenters, and over 150 graduate students in attendance. To ensure its growing success for GAIN 2015, GEC is looking for capable individual to help with event organization. It is a great opportunity to gain experience in leadership, teamwork, professionalism, and event organization.
Positions Available & Respective Responsibilities
GAIN Committee Members
If you are a new graduate student at UT, Welcome! We have created an online orientation packet just for you. One of GEC's most popular services is the Travel Grant, awarded once a year to help graduate students cover travel expenses. For more money, check out our list of graduate fellowships. Or, consider mentoring an undergraduate student for a chance to earn a $500 travel stipend from the Intellectual Entrepreneurship Program. Also, if you use Google Calendar, be sure to subscribe to the GEC Calendar.
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