Student Awards

Gill-Chin Lim Student Travel Award

Due: June 1st, 2018

The ACSP Global Planning Educators Interest Group (GPEIG) will support student travel to the upcoming ACSP Annual Conference.

  • Award: $500 USD

  • The grantees will receive their award checks only after arrival at the Conference.


  • Must be a graduate planning student enrolled at an ACSP member school when attending the ACSP annual conference;

  • Must have submitted an abstract to the ACSP Conference, and subsequently have an accepted paper to present at the conference with a focus on an international development/global planning topic or with a special focus on low-income countries of the global south; and

  • Must be traveling more than 100 miles to the conference.


Applications may be submitted at the ACSP website.

  • You will be required to upload an up-to-date, one-page PDF vitae that includes the student’s research interests, projects, and list of previous papers presented and/or published.

  • You will be required to upload the abstract that was submitted to the ACSP for the upcoming conference.

  • Eligible students should feel free to submit their application once you know your abstract has been accepted.

Award Committee

Committee Chair: Abhinav Alakshendra, University of Florida (
Committee Member: Enrique Silva, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy (

Past Award Winners

The entire history of award winners can be found here at