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					The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating
     and Air-Conditioning Engineers, Inc.



                                   It’s for you!
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        About ASHRAE?
ASHRAE Mission:
  To advance the arts and sciences of
  heating, ventilating, air conditioning and
  refrigerating to serve humanity and
  promote a sustainable world.

ASHRAE Vision:
  ASHRAE will be the global leader, the
  foremost source of technical information,
  and the primary provider of opportunity for
  professional sciences of heating, ventilating,
  air conditioning and refrigerating.




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                Why Join ASHRAE?
                        If you are interested in:
                            Comfort
                            Environment
                            Energy conservation
                            Heating/cooling/refrigeration
                            Standards
                            Projects having a direct impact
                            on society
You will feel at home       Design of green/innovative
   with ASHRAE!             thermal systems




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 Other Reasons to Join ASHRAE
Networking – meet industry leaders!
Leadership development – develop
leadership potential and enhance
your resume!
Access to Publications – receive the
monthly ASHRAE Journal and
Insights newsletter providing the
latest industry cutting edge
technology information! Compliment
your classroom learning through
other great ASHRAE publications as
well!
Career assistance – find a job!


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ASHRAE Student Membership

         Discounts on ASHRAE Books &
         Publications
         Free Annual & Winter Meeting
         Registration
         Career Assistance
         Scholarships
         Grants
         Design Competition
         Networking and interaction with
         industry leaders




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             Discounts on Publications
Publication Name                                          Regular   Member    Student
                                                          Price     Price     Member
                                                                              Price
2006 ASHRAE Handbook – Refrigeration                      $75.00    $75.00    $49.00


2005 ASHRAE Handbook – Fundamentals (with CD)             $195.00   $195.00   $49.00

2004 ASHRAE Handbook – HVAC Systems and Equipment         $155.00   $155.00   $39.00


2003 ASHRAE Handbook – HVAC Applications                  $75.00    $75.00    $39.00


Air-Conditioning System Design Manual                     $84.00    $67.00    $29.00


Cooling and Heating Load Calculation Principles           $99.00    $79.00    $35.00

Principles of Heating, Ventilating and Air-Conditioning   $84.00    $67.00    $54.00


Principles of Smoke Management                            $105.00   $84.00    $35.00




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Free Meeting Registration
       All active student members can
       register for the ASHRAE Annual and
       Winter Meetings at no charge! What
       does this mean?
            An opportunity to attend
            technical seminars and
            forums!
            An opportunity to network
            with professionals in the
            industry!
            An opportunity to register for
            a variety of technical tours!
            An opportunity to meet other
            ASHRAE student members!

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  Career Assistance
Upload your resume at the
ASHRAE website to allow
employers to view it.
Search the jobs database
to apply for open
positions.
Meet industry
professionals and
employers at local
chapter meetings and
ASHRAE Annual & Winter
Meetings.




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   Scholarships
ASHRAE has a variety of scholarship
opportunities. They are:
    Society Scholarships:
    A list of available scholarships,
    criteria, and application
    information is available on our
    student zone website.
    Local Chapter Scholarships:
    You can look at the student zone
    website for some local chapter
    scholarships. You can also contact
    your local chapter for more
    information.


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           Grants
ASHRAE has two grant programs.
They are:
   Senior Undergraduate Project Grants:
   Currently, $120,000 are awarded annually to
   colleges and universities all over the world
   participating in senior undergraduate projects.
   The program is designed to further support
   undergraduate research. The maximum
   amount awarded per institution is $7,500.
   Grant-in-Aid (graduate students only):
   A Grant-in-Aid is a grant of funds to a full-time
   graduate student of ASHRAE-related
   technologies. They are awarded once a year
   for use the following year and are in the
   amount of $10,000. There are 10-25 awards
   made annually.




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Student Design Project Competition
      ASHRAE’s Student Design Project Competition is a
      great way to apply what you are learning in the
      classroom, work with a team, and win money!
      There are 3 categories:
      -HVAC System Selection
      -System Design
      -Architectural Design

         1st place winning teams win
         $1500 and one trip to the
         ASHRAE Winter Meeting!
         2nd and 3rd place winning
         teams win one trip to the
         ASHRAE Winter Meeting!



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Jose Iragorry – Student Member
       PhD Student @ Florida International University

“There is so much involved in
HVAC that you will never get
bored and you will learn
something new every day! If
you are concerned about the
environment, if you like to work
on practical projects that
contribute to society and if you
like the satisfaction of seeing
the results of your work…HVAC        “ASHRAE is HVAC and
is for you!!!”                            more…”




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                 Why Not Join?

All of this for only $16.00? Why
not?
It’s so easy, just go online and fill
out your electronic or paper
application at
www.ashrae.org/studentzone - go
to the Student Membership &             Contact:

Meetings link!                          Ashley Pruett
                                        Manager of Student Activities
Become a leader in the HVACR            ASHRAE
                                        1791 Tullie Circle NE
industry and make an impact on          Atlanta, GA 30329
                                        Phone: (678) 539-1212
society!                                Fax: (678) 539-2212
                                        Email: apruett@ashrae.org




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