Apply for the Simon Fraser University Library Scholarship for OpenCon 2015 – Brussels, Belgium
OpenCon 2015 is the student and early career researcher conference on Open Access, Open Education, and Open Data and will be held on November 14-16, 2015 in Brussels, Belgium. It is organized by the Right to Research Coalition, SPARC (The Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition), and an Organizing Committee of students and early career researchers from around the world.
The meeting will convene students and early career researchers from around the world and serve as a powerful catalyst for projects led by the next generation of scholars and researchers to advance OpenCon‘s three focus areas—Open Access, Open Education, and Open Data. Participants for the conference will be selected through an application process.
Complete and submit the form at http://www.opencon2015.org/simon_fraser_university by September 28th to apply for the Simon Fraser University Library travel scholarship to attend OpenCon 2015. Simon Fraser University graduate students and post-doctoral fellows are eligible to apply through this form. The Simon Fraser University Library will decide which applicant will receive the scholarship, and applicants will be notified by October 2nd.
**please note: the SFU Library scholarship includes registration to OpenCon. The scholarship is not restricted to those already accepted to attend.**