Eligibility for the Spring 2018 Travel Awards

Eligible Academic Units for Spring 2018 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

**There has been a change to the eligibility: Ecosystem Science and Management and Psychology are eligible for the Spring 2018 Travel Awards**

College of Agriculture:
Agricultural Leadership, Education, and Communications
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

Bush School:
Public Service and Administration

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

College of Engineering:
Aerospace Engineering
Biological and Agricultural Engineering
Biomedical Engineering
Chemical Engineering
Computer Science and Engineering
Electrical and Computer Engineering

College of Geosciences:
Atmospheric Sciences
Geography
Geology and Geophysics
Oceanography

Health Science Center:
Medicine
Public Health

Interdisciplinary:
Genetics
Neuroscience

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

Mays Business School
Information and Operations Management

College of Science
Biology
Chemistry
Physics
Statistics

College of Veterinary Medicine
Biomedical Sciences

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The following departments are ineligible for the Spring 2018 Awards:
Agricultural Economics
Animal Science
Construction Science
Visualization
International Affairs
Civil Engineering
Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution
Industrial and Systems Engineering
Materials Science and Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Nuclear Engineering
Ocean Engineering
Petroleum Engineering
Dentistry
Nursing
Pharmacy
Law
Agribusiness and Managerial Economics
Agribusiness
Biotechnology
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Marine Biology
Molecular and Environmental Plant Sciences
Toxicology
Water Management and Hydrological Sciences
Economics
Performance Studies
Philosophy
Political Science
Accounting
Finance
Marketing
Management
Mathematics
Veterinary Medicine (all departments)

 

 

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.