DAC Alumni Scholarship

The Alumni Scholarship program is open to integrated circuit (IC) design and electronic design automation (EDA) engineers who are between jobs and without personal resources or corporate support for their DAC attendance. The program will enable up to 50 qualified engineers to attend this year's DAC. An additional 15 qualified engineers, currently ACM/SIGDA members, will be supported through a separate grant from ACM's Special Interest Group on Design Automation. Applications for the DAC Alumni Scholarship will be accepted April 16, 2010 through Friday, May 14, 2010 via an online confidential questionnaire.

Scholarships, valued at approximately $500 each, will be awarded by lottery. Exhibit passes will be awarded to all qualified applicants who do not receive a full scholarship.

Scholarships do not include transportation and housing. Anyone whose employment situation changes prior to the conference is required to give up his or her scholarship to enable another applicant to attend.

egistration opens April 9, 2010. Please check back then for more details on this program.