There are many opportunities for students to get involved with the conference. Students needing financial support to attend the conference are encourage to apply to the following.
The following are opportunities shared with PLDI attendees.
The conference has a Student Volunteer Program for more information on the Student Volunteer program, please see this link for more details.
PLDI has a Student Research Competition for PhD students, please see this link for more details. The competition is open to ISMM attendees.
The ACM SIGPLAN PAC Funds support travel, accommodation and registration for Students who have a paper at the conference or associated workshops, see http://www.sigplan.org/PAC/. Apply here by May 1st, 2016.