Dear San Diego PIER,
PIER is happy to announce it will award a $250 travel grant to one recipient to attend the 2019 NAFSA Region XII Annual Conference in Pasadena, California to support registration, travel and/or lodging expenses.
PIER is pleased to offer travel grants on a competitive basis for members to participate in NAFSA Conferences. These conferences provide an opportunity for international educators to acquire and exchange information and provide an excellent way to begin building a personal network of contacts in the field of international education.
Applicants must be a member of PIER for the 2019-20 year or become a member prior to submission of their application for the travel grant. Become a member here.
Travel Grant Recipient Responsibilities
PIER requires the PIER Travel Grant recipient to present a 30-minute or longer presentation to the PIER members at the December PIER meeting (date TBD) on any topic or topics from the conference.
Application Procedures and Award Timeline
Please complete the PIER Travel Grant Application and include your statement of objective and letter of recommendation no later than October 1st, 2019.
Recipients must submit receipts prior to fund distribution, which will occur within 30 days. The PIER Board will mail full details and requirements to the award recipients.
The PIER Board