Student Travel Grant
The 41st IEEE/IFIP International
Conference on Dependable Systems and Networks is soliciting applications
for travel grants to partially offset the cost of students planning to
attend DSN-2011 in Hong Kong, China, June 27 – 30,
To be eligible, the applicant must be enrolled in
a degree program at the time of DSN-2011. Authors of accepted research
papers and fast abstracts, students submitting papers to the
Student Forum, and other students are all welcome to apply.
Participation, such as presenting a regular paper or a paper in the
Student Forum, will be used as one criterion in awarding the
We anticipate awarding grants with a
value roughly between USD$500 and USD$1,000 per student (amount
non-binding, estimated from previous years), thanks primarily to the
support of our industrial sponsors, IEEE, and IFIP. Some of the grant
amount may take the form of a waived registration fee. We expect to
award approximately 15 or more grants, depending on industrial
Questions or comments about Student Travel
Grants should be directed to DSN Student Travel Grant Committee
Student Travel Grant Application
To apply, submit by email a write-up
not exceeding 500 words stating your student
status and summarizing your current research related to dependable
computing, what you hope to learn by attending the conference, and how
you expect it to affect your future research directions. Ability to
summarize is a quality of a good researcher, therefore too long a
statement will be to the applicant's
Also include, at the front of your
submission, in this order:
name, postal address, electronic mail address, and
- To which DSN component,
if any, did you submit a contribution (PDS, DCCS, which workshop,
poster, student forum, fast abstracts)?
- What is your paper title?
- Was your paper accepted (if known)?
- What degree program are you in (BS/MS/MS+PhD/PhD)?
- Who is your thesis advisor/supervisor?
Applications must be received no later
than April 22, 2011. Application submission is via
e-mail, preferably as a pdf attachment, to the following address:
All submissions will be confirmed via return e-mail. If you do not
receive a confirmation within 48 hours of sending the e-mail please
contact the Student Forum Chair by email.