This award is given to help subsidize travel for an undergraduate or graduate student to present a paper or poster at a Rocky Mountain Regional American Chemical Society meeting. If there is no RMRM during the current year, then the award can be used to attend and present at any ACS National or Regional meeting.
Rules of Eligibility:
Who is Eligible? Any undergraduate or graduate student studying chemistry, biochemistry or a chemistry-related field within the Southern Arizona section region.
Award Amount: Up to $500
Required Components for the Application The Awards Committee will consider only complete applications.
A complete application shall consist of:
Application Form (online)
Proposal for the request which must include:
Description of the purpose of the travel award
Estimated expenses involved with the travel award
A copy of the abstract and proof of abstract submission and acceptance (email reply)
Letter of Support from Professor endorsing the travel
Required Components of Follow-Up Report The Charles Weidner Travel Award is awarded in a reimbursement form contingent upon submission of the Follow-Up Report.
A complete Follow-Up Report shall consist of
Finances (all receipts must be attached)
Meeting Attendance (copy of badge)
The follow-up report must be submitted no later than 2 weeks after the end of the meeting.