Travel Award in Astrophysics, Cosmology, and Black Holes 2020 (800 CHF)
We are pleased to announce the Entropy 2020 Travel Award in Astrophysics, Cosmology, and Black Holes field to support a PhD student to attend a conference of their choice in 2020–2021. The nominations and applications will be assessed by an Evaluation Committee presided over by the Editor-in-Chief, Prof. Dr. Kevin H. Knuth.
The thematic areas for the two other Travel Awards are “Quantum Information” and “Entropy and Biology”. Applicants should choose only one Travel Award to apply for. Applicants applying for more than one award will be disqualified from all awards.
–– Applicants must be PhD students involved in research fields related to Astrophysics, Cosmology, and Black Holes.
–– Applicants will attend an international conference in 2020–2021 and present their research (oral presentation or poster).
Applicants are required to submit the following documents:
–– An abstract of their work that will be presented at the conference.
–– Curriculum vitae, including educational background, an outline of current research work and a list of publications.
–– A letter of recommendation from his/her supervisor or principal investigator (PI). The supervisor or PI should sign and confirm that the applicants fulfill all the requirements.
–– The awardee will be asked to acknowledge the support from the journal Entropy during their presentation.
The award will consist of 800 Swiss Francs.
Please apply by clicking the button above before 1 November 2020. The winners will be announced on the Entropy website by 30 November 2020.