ABRCMS Travel Award submission site is closed. Travel award site will open June 1, 2013 for the 2013 ABRCMS in Nashville, Tennessee.
The goal of the ABRCMS Student Travel Award is to increase the number of students pursuing advanced training in the biomedical and behavioral sciences. The program offers undergraduate and postbaccalaureate students the opportunity to participate in one of the nation’s premier scientific meetings.
The ABRCMS Student Travel Award provides up to $1500 to cover registration, housing, airfare and ground transportation. If you are accepted, the ABRCMS staff will handle the conference registration and hotel arrangements. Reimbursements for the airfare and ground transportation will be provided within 60 days after the conference and upon submission of expense receipts and final evaluation.
Prospective ABRCMS Student Travel Award applicants must satisfy the following five criteria:
Note: Graduate students and postdoctoral scientist are not eligible to apply
Complete ABRCMS Student Travel Award Applications
A complete ABRCMS Student Travel Award application contains three (3) parts:
1) Student Travel Award application submission (submit online)
2) Abstract submission (submit online)
3) Recommendation form (fax/email to ABRCMS office)
All three (3) parts of the ABRCMS Student Travel Award Application must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. PST on September 6, 2013. No exceptions will be made.
Part 1 - Student Travel Award Application Submission
Student Travel Award Submission Site - This link will take you to the Travel Award submission site. This is the same submission site used for submitting an ABRCMS abstract.
The following essay questions will be required to complete this part:
Part 2 - Abstract Submission
Abstract Submission Site - This link will take you to the abstract submission site. This is the same submission site used for submitting an ABRCMS Student Travel Award.
Part 3 - Recommendation Form
One recommendation form is REQUIRED as part of your Student Travel Award application. It is your responsibility to provide the following recommendation form to your nominator.
ABRCMS Student Travel Award Recommendation Form (pdf)
ABRCMS Student Travel Award Recommendation Form (word)
Recommendation form must be received on or before September 6, 2013 by fax (202-403-3513) or emailed as a PDF (email@example.com). No cover letters.
Please note that ABRCMS reserves the right to contact nominators to confirm any portion of your application.
All applications will be reviewed and evaluated by the following criteria: (1) academic achievement, (2) experience conducting independent work, (3) interest in biomedical and/or behavioral sciences, and (4) motivation to attend ABRCMS.
All applicants will receive an eNotification by Monday, September 30, 2013 regarding the final status of their application.
Contact ABRCMS staff at firstname.lastname@example.org or
(202) 942-9228 if you have questions.
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