Travel Awards

Applications should be received by Wednesday, August 29th, 23:59 Central Daylight Time.

Call for applications for SNE Meeting travel awards

The Society is able to offer a limited number of travel awards for the 2018 Annual Meeting, through support from the Vice Provost for Research and the Dean of Arts & Sciences of the University of Pennsylvania. These awards will cover costs associated with attending the meeting (e.g., airfare, lodging), up to $500.

Priority will be given to graduate students giving platform presentations (talks or poster spotlights) and undergraduate and post-baccalaureate students participating in the poster sessions.

Application Instructions

To apply, please send a PDF document indicating,

  1. Your first and last names, email address and your institution,
  2. A paragraph explaining how attending the meeting will be valuable to your professional development,
  3. A list of the other sources of conference support available to you,
  4. The title and authors of any abstract(s) you are presenting at the meeting, and
  5. The name and contact information for your primary mentor/lab PI.

Please email with the subject line “2018 Annual Meeting Travel Award” to Cendrine De Vis

For full consideration, applications should be received by Wednesday, August 29th, 23:59 Central Daylight Time.