The ASSIST Program

American Indian Science and Engineering Society

The ASSIST Program is awarded to engineering graduate students or post-doctoral fellows. Applicants must be pursuing engineering major

Key Information

Eligibility Requirements

  • Age/Grade Level:
    This program provides travel assistance to the AISES National Conference and professional development for engineering graduate students, post-doctoral fellows, and early-career faculty
  • Financial Need:
    Not Mentioned
  • College:
    Faculty and post-doctoral applicants must hold engineering appointments in an ABET- accredited institution; and faculty from two-year colleges must teach STEM-related courses.
  • Major/Career:
    Engineering fields also include engineering education, technology and communication fields, and multidisciplinary studies.
  • Other Benefits:
    Eligible expenses include round-trip airfare, lodging, and conference registration. Any remaining funds, after those items are paid, may be used for other associated travel costs and/or meals. AISES will provide lodging for five (5) nights: November 8, 9, 10, 11, and 12, 2016.

Application Details

  • Transcript:
    Not required
  • Resume/Activity List:
    Not required

Contact Information