CAES Student Travel Grants

The Canadian Agricultural Economics Society invites students traveling to the 2011 CAES-WAEA Annual Meeting in Banff, Alberta, June 29 - July 1, 2011. Travel grants are available to eligible students to offset their costs of travel and conference expenses.


The following criteria are used to determine who will receive travel grants:

  • Students must be majoring in a program in agricultural economics or agribusiness management at a Canadian University;
  • Students must be presenting a paper on a topic related to rural, agri-food, resource or environmental economics;
  • Students must be members of the CAES;
  • Students may be either undergraduate or graduate.

The heads of each university department will received a letter in January inviting them to submit the name(s) of (a) student(s). Department heads please contact Verna Mitura, CAES Treasurer, at .