The ISA International Conference and Trade Show offers students a great opportunity to network with industry professionals, learn about new topics and technology, and to meet fellow arboriculture students from around the world.

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To facilitate growth of future professionals, ISA offers two separate award/grant programs to help students attend our conference:

DEADLINE: The deadline for submitting applications is 1 March 2017.

ISA Student Ambassador Program

ISA will award 5-10 student finalists with a free conference registration and three nights of hotel accommodations for the 2017 ISA International Conference and Tradeshow.

Arboricultural Research and Education Academy (AREA) Student Travel Grant

To help offset travel costs, 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.

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