AIB offers a limited number of travel stipends for doctoral students and area scholars to assist with expenses related to attending the AIB 2015 Bengaluru Meeting. Please find the relevant information below, in the respective section for each award. If you're not eligible for one of these categories, we regret to inform you that no other financial support is available through AIB for this year's conference:
The Executive Board is pleased to announce the availability of a limited number of US$1000 stipends to help doctoral students attend the AIB 2015 Bengaluru Conference. These stipends are made possible through a Sheth Foundation grant, as well as through individual contributions to the AIB Foundation.
These stipends are available for full-time Ph.D. students who plan to attend the Doctoral Consortium and/or have a paper accepted for presentation at the meeting.
A single application process will be utilized for all doctoral stipends. Recipients of the stipends will be expected to assist the conference organizers for about ten hours during the conference with various logistical tasks.
Applications for travel stipends will be accepted only through an online application form. To apply:
The deadline for applications will be April 10, 2015.
The Executive Board is pleased to announce the availability of a limited number of Area Scholar Fellowships for faculty attending the AIB 2015 Bengaluru meeting. These fellowships are made possible through generous individual contributions to the AIB Foundation.
For 2015, Area Scholar Fellowships will be available to faculty members from countries that are traditionally under-represented in our membership, with particular emphasis to applicants from Central and South America, Africa, Middle East, and Central Asia. The fellowship comprises of:
In order to take advantage of this offer, the Dean or the Director of the School must nominate a member of their faculty who is currently not an AIB member.
To apply, please send by postal mail, fax, or email the following items, written in English, to arrive by April 10, 2015:
For more information about the conference, please refer to the AIB 2015 Bengaluru Conference Web Site.
The Women in the Academy of International Business (WAIB) are pleased to announce the availability of a number of WAIB Helping Hands Awards to aid:
Current AIB members as well as those who are not current members of AIB are eligible to apply. Each award will provide the registration fee of one awardee to attend the AIB 2015 Conference in Bangalore, India. Once the awarded fund is accepted by the applicant, the applicant is to attend the conference and present the paper.
These funds are made possible by the generosity of individual WAIB members and non-members. More information on WAIB and the WAIB Helping Hands campaign can be found at the WAIB website
Applications for the WAIB Helping Hands Award will be accepted through the following process:
The deadline for applications is March 22, 2015. Please go to the WAIB website for the application form.For more information: