Eligibility for the Winter 2017 Travel Awards

Eligible Academic Units for Winter 2017 Travel Awards are as follows (sorted by College):
*If you believe there is an error in the eligibility, please contact Courtney (Vice President of Information) at VpInformation@gpsc.tamu.edu

College of Agriculture:
Agricultural Economics
Agricultural Leadership, Education, and Communications
Animal Science
Biochemistry and Biophysics
Ecosystem Science and Management
Entomology
Horticulture Sciences
Nutrition and Food Science
Plant Pathology and Microbiology
Poultry Science
Recreation, Park and Tourism Sciences
Soil and Crop Sciences
Wildlife and Fisheries Science

College of Architecture:
Architecture
Landscape and Urban Planning
Visualization
Construction Science

Bush School:
International Affairs

College of Education and Human Development:
Educational Administration and Human Resource Development
Educational Psychology
Teaching, Learning and Culture
Health and Kinesiology

College of Engineering:
Biological and Agricultural Engineering
Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Computer Science and Engineering
Electrical and Computer Engineering
Materials Science and Engineering
Industrial and Systems Engineering

College of Geosciences:
Atmospheric Sciences
Geography
Geology and Geophysics
Oceanography

Health Science Center:
Medicine

Interdisciplinary:
Genetics
Neuroscience
Water Management & Hydrological Sciences

College of Liberal Arts:
Anthropology
Communications
English
Hispanic Studies
History
Political Science
Psychology
Sociology

Mays Business School
Information and Operations Management

College of Science
Biology
Chemistry
Physics
Statistics

College of Veterinary Medicine
Veterinary Medicine (all departments)
Biomedical Sciences

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The following departments are ineligible for the Winter 2017 Awards:
Public Service and Administration
Aerospace Engineering
Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution
Mechanical Engineering
Nuclear Engineering
Ocean Engineering
Petroleum Engineering
Dentistry
Nursing
Pharmacy
Public Health
Law
Agribusiness and Managerial Economics
Agribusiness
Biotechnology
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Marine Biology
Molecular and Environmental Plant Sciences
Toxicology
Economics
Performance Studies
Philosophy
Accounting
Finance
Marketing
Management
Mathematics

 

 

The eligibility rules:

  1. If at least one person from that department is present at that GA meeting, then the entire department is considered present at the GA meeting.
  2. Before the first GA meeting of the year, all departments are considered eligible.
  3. If a department is absent for two consecutive GA meeting, then the department is considered ineligible.
  4. If a department is ineligible, then they must attend two consecutive GA meeting to be eligible.
  5. Internal committee chairs have the right to decide if the committee members have an appropriate engagement in the committee to be marked present for that internal committee meeting.
  6. If no one from the department is considered as present at the GPSC interval committee meeting, then the department is automatically considered absent for the most recent general assembly meeting.