Academic Grant

SESUG is offering Academic Grants for qualified applicants to learn more about SAS by attending the SESUG 2013 conference in St. Pete Beach, FL October 20-23, 2013.

   Who is Eligible


  • Full time students in accredited degree-granting program.
  • Use SAS software for research or studies.
  • Paper/poster presenters receive priority consideration.

  • Full time at accredited degree granting institution.
  • Teach with SAS or use SAS in research.
  • We strongly encourage submission of paper or poster for priority consideration.

High School teachers
  • Full time teacher.
  • Use SAS in the classroom.
  • Paper/poster presenters receive priority consideration.

   Two Levels of Support

  1. Students
    • Registration rate of $50.
    • Room rate of $50 per night for 3 nights.
    • Presenters add maximum $300 travel stipend. (Receipts required.)

  2. Faculty and Teachers
    • Conference registration.
    • One four-hour workshop.

   Why Attend SESUG 2013?

  • Network with other SAS users.
  • Learn how others in many industries are using SAS.
  • Expand your SAS knowledge.
  • Get experience presenting your SAS work (not required).
  • Learn more about career paths for SAS users.
  • Enhance your experience by volunteering.  Check out the volunteer information on the SESUG Website.

   Important Application Dates

  • Thursday March 21, 2013 Academic Grant application available on SESUG Website.
  • Monday June 10, 2013 Academic Grant applications close.
  • Monday June 24, 2013 Academic Grant acceptances sent out.

   Important Dates for Paper Presenters (not required)

  • Monday May 20, 2013 Deadline for Abstract Submission.
  • Monday August 19, 2013 Final papers are due.

If you are interested in presenting please review the information on the SESUG website under the PRESENTATIONS tab.

Link to Academic Sections

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