Eligibility 2018-03-29T12:02:14+00:00

 

Tentative Eligibility for the Summer 2018 Travel Awards

Eligibility will be finalized following the April 3rd, 2018 General Assembly Meeting. The April 3 meeting will count towards the eligibility. **ELIGIBILITY IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE**

Eligible Academic Units for Summer 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

College of Agriculture – all departments are eligible
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

Bush School:
Public Service and Administration

College of Education and Human Development:
Educational Administration and Human Resource Development
Educational Psychology

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

College of Geosciences:
Atmospheric Sciences
Geography

Health Science Center:
Medicine
Public Health

Interdisciplinary:
Genetics
Neuroscience

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

Mays Business School
No eligible departments

College of Science
Biology
Chemistry
Physics and Astronomy
Statistics

College of Veterinary Medicine
Biomedical Sciences
Veterinary Medicine (all departments)
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The following departments are currently ineligible for the Summer 2018 Awards:

(those departments highlighted in bold can become eligible through attendance at the next General Assembly Meeting on April 3rd, 2018)

Construction Science
International Affairs
Health & Kinesiology
Teaching, Learning & Culture
Biomedical Engineering
Civil Engineering
Engineering Technology and Industrial Distribution
Industrial and Systems Engineering
Materials Science and Engineering
Mechanical Engineering (*internal committee attendance also required)
Ocean Engineering
Petroleum Engineering
Geology and Geophysics
Oceanography
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
Accounting
Finance
Information and Operations Management
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.