IEEE PES GTD Asia 2019 Student Funding Support Scheme

GTD Asia 2019 is pleased to announce funding support for eligible and well-deserving Masters and PhD students who wish to attend the conference.

Conditions for Application & Required Information
  • a. Applicants must be a Full Time student (M.Sc, Ph.D student) at the date of the conference
  • b. Applicants MUST be an IEEE PES student member from the Asia Pacific Region (R10)
  • c. Applicants MUST have an accepted paper
  • d. Applicants MUST be a paper presenter
  • d. Applications will be reviewed and be notified by email by 30 Dec 2018

a) Travel Support Program

To provide funding support for students attending IEEE PES GTD Asia 2019 in Bangkok. Each award entitles the recipient to airfare support on a reimbursement basis. Successful applicants will be required to submit the original receipts of travel itinerary to the conference organizers for reimbursement.


Maximum amount claimable is based on the table below for airfare on Economy/Budget travel

Continent Countries/Regions Airfare: Claim
South East Asia Brunei, Cambodia, Indonesia, Laos, Malaysia, Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore, Timor Lester, Vietnam, Christmas Island, Cocos Islands USD250
Thailand Not Applicable
South Asia Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, India, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Bhutan, Nepal, the Maldives USD350
East Asia China, Mongolia, North Korea, South Korea, Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Macau USD400
Central Asia Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, Kazakhstan, Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan USD600
Western Asia Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Turkey, Cyprus, Syria, Lebanon, Palestine, Jordan, Iraq, Iran, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, Saudi Arabia USD600
Oceania Australia, Fiji, Kiribati, Marshall Islands Micronesia, Nauru, New Zealand, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Samoa, Solomon Islands, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu USD600
How to Apply
Individuals may apply for the scheme by sending an email that provides the required information (above) with subject heading “GTD Asia 2019 Travel Support Program” before the end of 20 Dec 2018 to gtdasia2019@meetmatt.net