IEEE Region 10 WIE Travel Grant for ILS (Partial travel funding) program provides grants for IEEE R10 WIE members to attend and present IEEE WIE International Leadership Summits in R10.
IEEE WIE International Leadership Summit (WIE ILS)
IEEE WIE ILS were launched as a part of IEEE WIE’s portfolio of global initiatives that focus on Inspiration, Leadership, Empowerment and Entrepreneurship mid to senior women in technology. Summit provide opportunities for networking, mentorship, and collaboration.
2019 IEEE WIE ILS in R10
• ILS 2019 Bangalore, India: 30-31 August
• ILS 2019 Beijing, China: 6-8 September
• ILS 2019 Islamabad, Pakistan: 20 October
Important deadlines
• Application deadline: 14th of June  [Deadline Extended] 18th June 2019, 23:59 IST
• Recipient Notified: 30th of June
Application Guidelines
1. Applicants must be IEEE WIE graduate student or higher-grade member for at least 2 year and must hold IEEE WIE membership in the current year of application.
2. For student members, applicant must be a student member of IEEE WIE for at least 1 year and must hold a valid membership at the time she/he applies for the grant;
3. This Travel Grant Program provides funds up to US$300 for applicants to attend ILS. Hence it covers Air/train travelling, accommodation and registration fee.
4. Please quote the travel expense in US dollars only (please DO NOT use local currency). Alternative arrangements should be made by the applicant to cover the rest of the expenses.
5. Due to limited funds, up to ten members will be selected.
6. No more than one travel grant by IEEE R10 WIE in a three-year period may be awarded to any individual.
7. Only one/two applicant per country for one summit will be awarded a travel grant.
8. Travel expenses will be reimbursed after submission of the detailed expense report with bills.
9. All submissions require endorsement from Section WIE Affinity Group Chair or Section Chair.
10. Those who receive travel grants is expected to submit a one-page report on their experience along with interesting photos 30 days after the summit. Reports may be selected for publication in the IEEE R10 Newsletter, R10 WIE Website/Facebook page.
11. Those who receive the travel grants must conduct a workshop at their affiliated WIE Affinity group on the importance of ILS and share their experience with the rest of the members. One-page report with interesting photos on this need to be submitted along with expense report for reimbursement.
12. If you have any questions, please contact at 

Application Form (Online)

Endorsement Form (from Section WIE Affinity Group Chair / Section Chair)
[Download] Endorsement Form
*Please submit the Endorsement form to by email.