Dear Colleagues: As in previous years, CAST will continue its student travel grant award program; the process and deadlines are the same as in previous years: Nominations for this award should be made by the student's research advisor. Each advisor may nominate only one student and only members of the CAST Division can nominate students. Students can win this award only once during the course of their graduate studies. The nomination package, in the form of a single PDF file, should include: 1. The student's AIChE member number; 2. The presentation abstract, including session name; 3. A single page resume, highlighting the student's accomplishments; 4. A single page recommendation letter from the faculty advisor. The nomination material must be sent electronically as a single package to: Raymond A. Adomaitis, CAST Graduate Travel Grant Chair, Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and ISR, University of Maryland; E-mail: [log in to unmask] Deadline August 1, 2008. Award winners will be announced by September 1, 2008.