Grants were awarded on a competitive basis and required that the applicant is a member in good standing with AMS. Application forms were due March 29th and awards were announced in mid-April.
Best presentation awards.
Awards will be presented to student participants with the Best Oral Presentation and Best Poster Presentation. The AMS Student Awards Committee will assemble a panel of judges; AMS will provide prizes. Participants who wished to compete for these awards were able to indicate their eligibility when they submitted their abstract. Competitors for these awards will be indicated in the AMS 2015 Program.
Meeting registration costs.
We had lower registration costs for student participants who are AMS members.
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