ASPRS Ta Liang Memorial Award
To facilitate research-related travel by outstanding graduate students.
The recipient is obligated to provide ASPRS and Ta Liang's family, a report of his/her accomplishments during the travel for which the award is granted. The selection committee will evaluate each application, applying necessary weights as indicated below: 40% on the basis of scholastic record; 30% on the basis of the research travel plan; 20% on the basis of letters of recommendation; 10% on the basis of community service activities. Please see the website for details external link.
Graduate Student members of ASPRS.
US$2,000 and a hand-engrossed certificate
Applicants must submit an application form and recommendation letters. In addition to that they must also submit a 2 page statement detailing the plan for research-related travel, transcripts and Graduate Record Examination scores.
October 17th (Check with website)
The American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) was founded in 1934. It is a scientific association serving over 7,000 professional members around the world whose mission is to advance knowledge and improve understanding of mapping sciences to promote the responsible applications of photogrammetry, remote sensing, geographic information systems and supporting technologies.