Category Archives: Travel support and Awards

Achievement Rewards for College Scientists (ARCS)

The San Diego Chapter of the ARCS (Achievement Rewards for College Scientists) Foundation is one of 17 chapters that are dedicated to helping the best and brightest United States students by providing scholar awards in the natural sciences, medicine, and engineering. For academic year 2009-2010, ARCS Foundation chapters contributed $4,000,961 to 519 students at 52 colleges and universities.

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IRA Funds for student travel to professional meetings

The College of Sciences receives Instructionally Related Activities (IRA) funds to help support student travel to professional meetings to present the results of their research. In order, to apply for IRA funds, the student must be enrolled in a College of Sciences undergraduate or graduate program. The following are guidelines for requesting travel funds:

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