Sloan Foundation Funding for Students

The application deadline has passed.

The Sloan Foundation is offering funding opportunities for eligible* students currently studying at US universities who are participating in the PhD Day on Sunday, November 3 2019.

1. Presenters at the PhD Day will receive full funding, which includes a registration waiver and a $600 travel stipend.

2. Funds are also available for some non-presenting attendees at the PhD Day, who will receive registration waivers for the conference.

Participants in the PhD Day are, of course, encouraged to stay for the entire conference. Students who are already registered for the conference may apply for this funding and will receive a refund on their registration fees if successful.

Full information on the PhD Day is available at this page.

To apply:

Presenters : email a full research paper to by September 6, 2019. See the PhD Day page for full details.

Non-presenters : email a copy of your curriculum vita, including research interests, by Setpember 6, 2019.

*A student is eligible if i) in good academic standing, and ii) in the dissertation stage of her/his program (i.e., passed all qualifying exams, ABD).