Travel Grants for Students

With the generous support from the U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF), HOST 2019 is offering travel grants for full-time students from U.S. universities to attend the symposium and/or its associated tutorials and workshops. Please be aware of the following rules:

  1. The applicant must be a full-time student, either undergraduate or graduate, enrolled in US institutions by the time of HOST 2019.
  2. The travel grant receipients will receive hotel rooms in the HOST venue and/or free registrations to tutorials.
  3. Unlike previous years, HOST will not be able to waive the registration fee for HOST main conference. So please do register before the early registration deadline (March 29, 2019).
  4. To apply, please complete the form and email to with subject line "Your Name: Student Travel Grant" by Monday, April 8, 2019. The decision will be announced no later than Friday April 12, 2019.
  5. The information that we collect are required by NSF and/or for the purpose of reimbursement. Please bring the signed copy of the form to HOST and you can provide the social security number at that time.
  6. The grant recipients are required to submit one paragraph describing their experience or their favorite paper in HOST 2019.
Send your questions to the Student Travel Grant Program Chair: Mr. Omid Aramoon (