Students: Take Advantage of these Opportunities to Attend the ISA Annual International Conference


ISA and AREA are now accepting applications for two exciting student opportunities! Don’t miss your chance to participate in the 2016 ISA Annual International Conference and Trade Show and network with like-minded professionals from around the world. 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 5-10 student finalists with a free conference registration and three nights of hotel accommodations for the 2016 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, 17 August 2016 at the AREA session.

How to Apply

Complete the online application by 28 February 2016.

No late submissions will be accepted.

We look forward to seeing you in Fort Worth, Texas.