AESS provides support to its Chapters via several initiatives and activities.
Chapter Annual Support
Chapters can apply each year for financial support of up to $500 USD to fund local AESS chapter activities and small initiatives. Requests for support should use the short online form, found here. These requests are reviewed by AESS Member Services. Chapters are encouraged to make these requests every year.
The deadline for application submission is December 31 for each calendar year. The information to be included in the form refers to the current year when the application is submitted.
Major Chapter Initiatives
Chapters are invited to submit proposals for major initiatives to increase the local impact of AESS, recruit new members, and provide additional benefits to existing members, especially young members. Requests for funding should use the application form found here.
- Annual recognition to the Best Chapter of the Year
- Travel support for Distinguished Lecturers to attend chapter activities
- Support through the AESS Short Course Initiative
- Travel support for Chapter Chairs to attend Regional Chapter Summits