FAST '18 Diversity Grant Application

Sponsored by Google

As part of USENIX's ongoing commitment to encourage diversity in advanced computing, we are pleased to offer Diversity Grants at FAST '18 to support computer scientists interested in attending the conference. Applicants selected for the grant will receive a check at the conference in the amount of the their award.


  • Identify as a female or a member of an underrepresented group working in or studying Computer Science or a related field
  • Attend at least two full days of the main Conference Program
  • Agree to be contacted by USENIX and Grants program sponsors about future events and opportunities

Instructions for Applicants

Complete the application form below. You must sign in or register with USENIX to view this form.

Please include a strong Supporting Statement: it should outline your current research, studies, or employment related to the conference topics, tell us why attending the event will be beneficial to you, and detail any other relevant information, such as whether you are presenting at the conference or financial need.

Late applications and materials will not be considered. Successful applicants will need to submit their Social Security number (SSN) to USENIX prior to receiving their grant. If you do not have a SSN, you will need to fill out a W-9 form prior to receiving your grant.

Grant Sponsor

Application Deadline: 
Friday, January 12, 2018
Conference Name: