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 travel award recipient

Eligibility:

Application Deadlines:

April 15, 2024 for 186th Meeting, Ottawa, Canada, 13-17 May 2024
May 12, 2024 for Noise-Con 2024, New Orleans, LA, 10-12 June 2024

Students may receive one award per conference.

Application Materials:

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 Deadlines:

April 15, 2024 for 186th Meeting, Ottawa, Canada, 13-17 May 2024
May 12, 2024 for Noise-Con 2024, New Orleans, LA, 10-12 June 2024

Application Materials:

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

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