ASA Funding Opportunities and Prizes

 

Robert W. Young Award for Undergraduate Student Research in Acoustics - Application deadline: 23 October 2017

A gift to the Acoustical Society Foundation Fund made by the family of the late Robert W. Young in his honor has been established to grant undergraduate student research awards.

 

F. V. Hunt Postdoctoral Research Fellowship in Acoustics - Application deadline: 29 September 2017

The F. V. Hunt Postdoctoral Research Fellowship was established by the Society to carry out Professor Hunt's wish that his estate be used to further the science of, and education in acoustics. Fellows receive a stipend, provided jointly by the Hunt estate and a fund established by the Acoustical Society, to support their research on a topic in acoustics at an institution of their choice.

 

The William and Christine Hartmann Prize in Auditory Neuroscience  - Application deadline: 29 September 2017

The William and Christine Hartmann Prize in Auditory Neuroscience was established in 2011 through a generous donation by Bill and Chris Hartmann to the Acoustical Society of America Foundation Fund to recognize and honor research that links auditory physiology with auditory perception or behavior in humans or other animals.

 

Medwin Prize in Acoustical Oceanography  - Application deadline: 29 September 2017

The Medwin Prize in Acoustical Oceanography was established in 2000 from a grant made to the Acoustical Society Foundation Fund by Herman and Eileen Medwin to recognize a person for the effective use of sound in the discovery and understanding of physical and biological parameters and processes in the sea.

 

International Student Grants – Application deadline: 1 October 2017

The ASA provides grants of $750 USD to students enrolled in acoustic research programs at major universities or technical institutes in developing countries. Applications will be considered during the fall meeting of the CIRE and the awards will be made in the spring of the following year.