Newer Faculty Scholar Award
Two scholarships have been created to help newer scholars participate in the 2020 Global Awareness Society International conference being held in Las Vegas, Nevada, May21-23, 2010. To qualify the applicant must be a full-time faculty member on a continuing contract at a college or university with less than seven years of teaching experience. Preference will be given to first time attendees. Successful candidates travelling to Las Vegas will receive a travel grant scholarship of $500. Successful local participants will receive amounts not less than their registration fees. To be considered for this award, please send a presentation abstract to Program Chair, Dr. Sarah Moore Oliphant, Sarah.Oliphant@unt.edu and presentation abstract and current CV to Dr. Michael Seipel, Brigham Young University, Michael_seipel@byu.edu by February 1, 2020.
Proposals will be judged for quality and appropriateness for the conference theme. The successful candidate must register for the conference before their paper can be scheduled and present his/her paper at the conference. Pre-registration deadline is February 15, 2020. It is understood that recipients will submit a final version of the presented paper for inclusion the 2020 Conference Proceedings. The award will be presented during the conference at the Global Banquet to be held May 23, 2020 at the conference hotel.