Information Theory Chapter Invites Applicants for Awards and Grants

Information Theory Society

The Information Theory Chapter of the UK and Ireland Section is offering three category student awards ranging from undergraduate to postgraduate.

The awards are based upon the evaluation of a draft thesis in an an information theory or related discipline.  In addition there are five travel awards available.

Best PhD Dissertation Award

The UK & Ireland chapter of the IT society announces an award for best PhD dissertation in the general field of information theory.

Applicants should provide the graduation date, which should be within one year of the submission deadline, and a draft of the thesis for evaluation. The winner will receive a £200 award and a certificate.

Applications should be sent to informationtheory@ieee-ukandireland.org by November 1, 2018.

Best Master’s Thesis Award

The UK & Ireland chapter of the IT society announces an award for best Master’s thesis in the general field of information theory.

Applicants should provide the graduation date, which should be within one year of the submission deadline, and a draft of the thesis for evaluation. The winner will receive a £150 award and a certificate.

Applications should be sent to informationtheory@ieee-ukandireland.org by November 1, 2018.

Best Undergraduate Project Award

The UK & Ireland chapter of the IT society announces an award for best undergraduate project in the general field of information theory.

Applicants should provide the graduation date, which should be within one year of the submission deadline, and a draft of the thesis for evaluation. The winner will receive a £100 award and a certificate.

Applications should be sent to informationtheory@ieee-ukandireland.org by November 1, 2018.

European School on Information Theory Travel Grants

Five travel grants are available for students wishing to attend the European School on Information Theory (May 7 – May 11). Each travel grant amounts to around £500.

Applicants should forward their CV and a short statement regarding their interest in attending the school to informationtheory@ieee-ukandireland.org by March 31, 2018.

2018-03-12T21:14:26+00:00March 11th, 2018|Information Theory|
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