International Convention

Forest Products Society


2019 Forest Products Society International Conference Student Scholarship

The Forest Products Society is excited to again offer scholarships to students attending the Forest Products Society (FPS) 73rd International Convention (IC) being held in Atlanta, GA, USA from June 25-28, 2019.

The scholarship will include complimentary student registration to attend the FPS IC and one year student membership (or renewal) in FPS. To be considered for a scholarship, please submit the online Student Scholarship Application (below) by April 1, 2019. Scholarship recipients will be notified by April 15, 2019.

Scholarship eligibility:

  • Undergraduate or graduate student in good standing at an accredited institution of higher education
  • Submission of a poster or oral presentation abstract to the Forest Products Society 73rd International Convention (

Scholarship recipient responsibilities:

  • Be willing to serve as a student assistant onsite at the FPS IC as needed (session monitor, session headcounts, help set up poster session, etc.).
  • Be willing to participate in the Wood Science Bowl if additional students are needed to complete teams and competition brackets