Student Travel Award

This competitive grant, sponsored by the Advanced Manufacturing Cluster within the Civil, Mechanical, and Manufacturing Innovation (CMMI) Division of the National Science Foundation, will provide support to select students from US institutions to attend the collocated 2014 ASME Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference (MSEC2014) and the SME 42nd North American Manufacturing Research Conference (NAMRC42), at the University of Michigan, June 9-13, 2014.

Please download and complete the Application Form below. The deadline to submit your Application is April 25, 2014.

Instructions for submitting your completed form:

1. Read these instructions carefully. Failure to follow them means your application will not be considered for funding. Fill in every field on this form.

2. Complete the application, get endorsement from your advisor, then save the PDF file for submission. Filename format is Support2014__.pdf - An example is Support2014_John_Doe.pdf

3. Submit the pdf file as an attachment in an email to Professor Ihab Ragai ( with the subject line CONFERENCE REGISTRATION SUPPORT

4. Application deadline is April 25, 2014. You should be informed of acceptance by May 17, 2014.

Unless you are otherwise notified, awards will be in the form of reimbursement after the conference. Instructions for reimbursement will be emailed to all accepted applicants.