A poster board competition has been established by Nabih Youssef, S.E. to be
held at the 1999 SEAOC Convention in Santa Barbara Sept. 30 - Oct. 2 for
current SEAOC members under 35 years of age. Any interesting or informative
structural engineering project, whether in the design stage, under
construction, or already built will be considered.
One younger member from SEAONC, SEAOCC, SEAOSD and SEAOSC plus six at-large
members will be awarded $400 towards their accommodations at the DoubleTree
Resort in Santa Barbara and $50 toward the technical program registration.
Simply submit an abstract of 300 words or less and a sketch of the poster
board layout on or before Aug. 15 to Tom Harris, 1999 SEAOC Convention,
Younger Members Grant Program, 1000, Business Center Circle, Ste. 100,
Thousand Oaks, CA 91320. Phone: 805-499-4484; Fax: 805-499-7303. Email:
The abstracts and sketches will be reviewed by the Younger Members Grant
Program Committee and the awardees will be notified by Aug. 15. Detailed
instructions for the completion of the poster boards will be sent to
prospective awardees with the acceptance notice.