Apply for a DUG Scholarship by July 1
Have you considered applying for a DUG scholarship to offset expenses while attending the conference this September in Dayton, Ohio? The deadline for 2019 applications is July 1.
Are you Eligible?
An applicant must be employed currently at a planetarium that has a Digistar system.
The applicant organization must have been a member of DUG for at least three years and unable to send staff to the DUG conference without financial assistance.
The application should come directly from the individual who desires the scholarship. A letter from the applicant’s supervisor or from the applicant if they have no supervisor detailing the financial need should be included or sent separately.
Priority will be given to first-time applicants.
Successful applicants will receive a waiver of conference registration for the annual conference held in the year the application is made plus reimbursement up to $1000 for defraying transportation, to and from the host city, and accommodation conference costs.
Funds cannot be used to support vendor expenses, including registration.
Members of the Executive Committee are ineligible for the scholarship.
Find more information: http://www.digistardomes.org/DUG_Scholarship_Info.pdf
Link to application: http://www.digistardomes.org/DUG_Scholarship_Form_2019.pdf