NCAC Student Travel Awards & Travel Grants

To promote the acoustical consulting profession, NCAC offers qualified students financial assistants to attend industry conferences. There are two grants available:

NCAC Student Travel Award

$500 grant, 2 nights hotel reimbursement (at conference group rate or less), one-year subscription to electronic NCAC newsletter, and recognition as a travel award recipient

Eligibility:

Application Materials:

Application Deadlines:

  • October 15th for ASA 187th Meeting, Virtual, November 18-22, 2024. Since this is a virtual meeting, award does not include hotel reimbursement.

Send completed forms to ncac-sta@ncac.com.

New NCAC Travel Grant for Underrepresented Students

$500 grant, one year subscription to electronic NCAC newsletter, and recognition as travel award recipient

Eligibility:

Application Materials:

Application Deadlines:

  • October 15, 2024 for ASA 187th Meeting, Virtual, November 18-22, 2024

If you are a faculty member who would like to be notified of future application deadlines, please email ncac-sta@ncac.com.

2024 Student Travel Award Recipients

Noise-Con 2024:

  • Ziqi Chen, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Janith Godakawela, Michigan Technical University
  • Song Guochenhao, Purdue University
  • Srinivasa Rao Ippili, University of Kentucky
  • Sogand Okhovatian, University of Toronto

Spring ASA Meeting:

  • Mac Geoffrey Ajaereh, University of Bath, UK
  • John Case, The Pennsylvania State University
  • Ziqi Chen, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Erick Correa Medina, National Autonomous University of Mexico
  • Phebe Cunningham, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Hezekiah George, University of Nebraska – Lincoln
  • Olivia Heui Young Park, The Pennsylvania State University
  • Martin Mann, Baldwin Wallace University
  • Robert Nelson, The Pennsylvania State University
  • Sogand Okhovatian, University of Toronto, Canada
  • Matthew Olmstead, The Pennsylvania State University
  • Katia Padilla Bustos National Autonomous University of Mexico
  • Noah Parker The Pennsylvania State University
  • Raymond Plasse, Belmont University
  • Rami Rashid, New Jersey Institute of Technology
  • Divyamaan Sahoo, University of Massachusetts – Dartmouth
  • Tong Wang-Yu, The Pennsylvania State University
  • Jonah Warner, The Pennsylvania State University
  • Gabriel Weeldreyer, University of Nebraska – Lincoln
  • Ruth Willet, The Pennsylvania State University

DEI STA Recipient: Prajna Jandial, University of Hawaii at Manoa

2023 Student Travel Award Recipients

Spring ASA Meeting:

  • Song Guochenhao, Purdue University
  • Zhuang Mo, Purdue University
  • Samuel Underwood, University of Nebraska – Lincoln
  • Gabriel Weeldreyer, University of Nebraska – Lincoln
  • Ziqi Chen, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Jonathan Broyles, Pennsylvania State University
  • Carter Paprocki, Pennsylvania State University
  • Olivia Park, Pennsylvania State University
  • Lalith Pillarisetti, Pennsylvania State University
  • Ruth Willet, Pennsylvania State University
  • Sunit Girdhar, Michigan Technological University
  • Fernanda Caldas, State University of Campinas, Brazil

Noise-Con 2023

  • Ziqi Chen, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Fall ASA 2023

  • Laura Brownstead, Penn State University
  • John Case, Penn State University
  • Hao Di, Waseda University, Japan
  • Gregory Hernandez, Duke University
  • Guoseng Ji, University of Oxford, England
  • William Johnston, Michigan Technical University
  • Milena   Jonas Bem, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Rewan Toubar, Concordia University of Edmonton, Canada

DEI STA Recipient: Matthew Olmstead, Penn State University

2022 Student Travel Award Recipients

Spring ASA Meeting

  • Song Guochenhao, Purdue University
  • Zhuang Mo, Purdue University
  • Jack Taylor, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Jiahua Zhang, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  • Saleh Nasser, University of Florida
  • Suni Girdhar, Michigan Technological University
  • Steven Whitaker, Michigan Technological University

Noise-Con Meeting

  • Zhuang Mo, Purdue University
  • Edwin Yazbec, Michigan Technology University

Fall ASA Meeting

  • Song Guochenhao, Purdue University
  • Zhuang Mo, Purdue University
  • Drake Hintz, University of Nebraska – Lincoln
  • Jiahua Zhang, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Events

11/18/2024 - 11/22/2024
ASA Virtual Fall 2024 18-22 November 2024 Learn More
06/09/2025 - 06/11/2025
Noise-Con 2025 Presented by INCE-USA June 9-11, 2025 Stowe, Vermont
07/25/2025 - 07/27/2025
2025 NCAC Annual Meeting Friday, July 25-Sunday, July 27, 2025 – Denver, CO Hotel Information: Grand Hyatt Denver 1750 Welton Street Denver, CO 80202 Hotel Group Rate: $239/night Deadline: July 3, 2025 Booking Link Coming Soon!