34th Annual Meeting


Monday – Friday
October 28 – November 1, 2019
Wyndham Grand Downtown Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Conference Chair
Stephen J. Ludwick, Aerotech, Inc.

Photo Credit: David Reid/VisitPittsburgh



The American Society for Precision Engineering is offering scholarship grants to help students to defray the costs of participating in the 34th ASPE Annual Meeting.  This award will include the waiver of the conference registration fee and 4 tutorial fees, and will provide $1,000 towards travel, hotel, and meal expenses.  The recipient’s university is responsible for covering the remaining expenses.

With a 10-year student endowment from Dr. Graham Siddall, ASPE is very pleased to offer the Graham Siddall Scholarship to recognize a student scholar in the field of precision engineering. This prestigious award is valued at $2,500 and will support the student winner in the form of waived conference and tutorial fees and a stipend to cover the travel costs to the 34th Annual Meeting in Pittsburgh.

Applications will be reviewed by the Education Scholarship Committee. The following are minimum requirements for consideration of the application:

  • The candidate must be pursuing a masters or doctoral thesis at an accredited university and must be a full-time student.
  • The Education Scholarship Committee must deem the student’s work of sufficient quality to merit an oral or poster presentation.

A completed application must include:

  • The completed ASPE Scholarship Grant Application form. Download the ASPE Scholarship Grant Application (PDF).
  • The abstract that you submitted (or authored) for the 34th ASPE Annual Meeting
  • A statement describing your current research and academic accomplishments and your career plans in precision engineering
  • The reference report filled in by the student’s advisor. Download the Reference Report (PDF)
  • A letter of recommendation letter from the student’s advisor.

The completed application is due on or before June 30, 2019 and should be e-mailed to ASPE at executive@aspe.net