|SBSE Awards and Scholarships
support and inspire the next generation of building science educators, SBSE
is pleased to offer scholarships to students interested in teaching
building science (or a closely related academic area). SBSE intends to
offer the scholarships listed below during the 2015 calendar year.
Each of these opportunities has specific application requirements and
deadlines. Click on
the link for each scholarship to see application requirements and
Student Retreat Scholarships
These scholarships—up to six at $600 each, funded through sales of
the Sun Angle Calculator—are intended to provide support for
students with a keen interest in pursuing a future teaching position
in environmental control systems or a closely related area of building
science. The scholarships are aimed at graduate students with prior
experience as a teaching assistant in an environmental control systems
(building science) course. The
2015 Retreat will be held in
June near Highlands, NC.
Cook Memorial Retreat Scholarship
In honor of the late Jeffrey Cook, this scholarship is offered
to one or two faculty members from a developing country to help defray
the costs of attending the SBSE retreat. The award will be based
primarily on the benefits of the scholarship to the applicant's
teaching, institution, and country. The 2015 Retreat will be held in
June near Highlands, North Carolina.
Student Travel Scholarships to Solar 2015
SBSE is pleased (via generous contributions from John Reynolds) to
support student participation in the annual ASES solar conference.
Solar 2015 will be held in State College, PA this summer, and up to
four scholarships (at $600 each) will be available to
SBSE Award for Best Student
Paper at Solar 2015
SBSE anticipates recognizing one or more outstanding SBSE-related
student papers that are presented at Solar 2015. This recognition will
come in the form of a certificate and public acknowledgement.
Cook Student Travel Scholarship to PLEA
In honor of the late Jeffrey Cook, travel support will be awarded to
up to three students actively participating in the 2015 PLEA
conference. Successful applicants will have a paper accepted for
publication and present their work at the conference. PLEA 2015 will
be held in Bologna, Italy in September.
As always, the purpose of the SBSE
scholarships is to support and inspire the next generation of building