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Encourage student involvement at the 2017 ISA Annual International Conference and Trade Show 29 July – 2 August in Washington D.C.

Students have the opportunity to join us and network with like-minded professionals from around the world. They can learn about some of the newest research and arboricultural techniques, and take part in activities geared specifically for students studying arboriculture, urban forestry, horticulture, landscape architecture, or a related field.

ISA Student Ambassador Program

ISA will award 10 student finalists with a free conference registration and three nights of hotel accommodations for the 2017 ISA International Conference and Tradeshow. All awardees will be required to participate in pre-scheduled activities. Some of these events include conference opening ceremony, informal career fair on trade show floor, focus groups, and networking events. Some meals will be provided with these activities.

Arboricultural Research and Education Academy (AREA) Student Travel

AREA will award 5 grants to the top applicants. Grant recipients from North America will receive $500 (USD) and recipients outside North America will receive $750 (USD). Conference registration is also included. Student Travel Grant winners are required to give a ten-minute presentation in front of an audience of academics, researchers, and other conference attendees on Wednesday, 2 August 2017 at the AREA session.

How to Apply

Interested students can complete the online application by 1 March 2017.

No late submissions will be accepted. Please forward this information to the students in your network and give them the opportunity to join us in Washington D.C.

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