Founded in 1974, the Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communicationbringstogetherdirectors and administrators from across the United States and increasingly from abroad. The annual meetings follow a roundtable format,emphasizing discussion.
- promote programs in technical and scientific communication
- promote research in technical and scientific communication
- develop opportunities for the exchange of ideas and information concerning programs, research, and career opportunities
- assist in the development and evaluation of new programs in technical and scientific communication, if requested
- promote exchange of information between this organization and interested parties
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2014 Annual Meeting
We look forward to seeing you at the 2014 CPTSC Annual Meeting at the University of Colorado Springs from September 25-27, 2014.
Conference Theme: Contexts and Connections: Considering Situational Factors Affecting the Structure and the Nature of Programs
Conference Location: University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, Colorado Springs, CO
2014 Research Grants Call for Papers
The Council for Programs in Technical and Scientific Communication (CPTSC) invites
interested members to apply for research grants of up to $3,500.
CPTSC/Bedford St. Martin's Graduate Student Diversity Scholarship
CPTSC, together with textbook publisher Bedford/St. Martin’s, and an anonymous donor, are sponsoring a scholarship for the purpose of supporting the goal of CPTSC to increase diversity in its membership and in the field of technical communication. Eligible candidates for this scholarship include graduate students whose race, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, and/or nationality are underrepresented in the technical communication field. Up to $1,500 will be allocated to up to three winners. The scholarship is provided to assist the recipient(s) with expenses associated with the CPTSC conference, up to the amount of the scholarship allocated. The scholarship also waives the conference registration fee.
See more information here.
CPTSC Award for Excellence in program Assessment
This award recognizes outstanding contributions that individuals, collaborators, or teams have made to program assessment in technical and scientific communication. Read the CFP here.
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