“Note for UK students and postdocs: Travel awards are also available from Action on Hearing Loss. See application instructions at:” https://www.actiononhearingloss.org.uk/your-hearing/biomedical-research/apply-for-research-grants/conference-bursary-scheme.aspxDeadlineApplications for Student Aid are due by April 15, 2017.Eligibility RequirementsAll applicants must be pre-doctoral candidates, or post-doctorates who received their doctoral degree after June 1, 2016. Students in a Masters' Degree program and individuals who completed their doctoral degree more than two years ago are not eligible.Financial Assistance OfferedThe level of financial assistance offered will depend on the funding available by June 1, 2017. Students from the U.S. and from other countries are encouraged to apply. Donated TimeStudents may be called on to assist with the general operational needs of the conference. This includes assisting with registration, poster sessions and transportation coordination. Please check with the Conference Coordinator for task assignments.Sponsor's LetterThis letter should not exceed one page. Please touch on the following points: Assessment of this student's potential capability to make substantive contributions to the field of auditory implants.Comment on the ability of this student to interact and benefit from the milieu of this meeting.State that the sponsor will find the travel costs for this student.Applicant's StatementThis letter should not exceed one page. Please indicate the following:Relevance of your work to the field of auditory implants.Will a poster(s) be submitted with you as author or co-author?If so, please indicate the title(s)/abstract submission number(s).Have you been a recipient of this award in the past?Submission of Financial Aid ApplicationsSubmit applications to firstname.lastname@example.org by April 15, 2017. Please type "CIAP Student Aid Application" in the subject box.