Women’s Young Investigator Travel Awards

American Society of Plant Biologists


Grant amount: US $1,000

Anticipated deadline: Dec 13, 2018 8:59pm PST

Applicant type: Postdoctoral Researcher Faculty Unaffiliated Researcher Working Professional

Funding uses: Conference, Education / Outreach, Fellowship

Membership: Applicants must be a member of this organization to apply. Become a member.

Location of project: Hawaii

Location of residency: Anywhere in the world

Must travel to: Hawaii

Gender restriction: Female

Degree requirements: Applicants must be within 3 years of receiving their PhD

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Overview:

ASPB is offering a limited number of Women’s Young Investigator Travel Awards to attend Plant Biology 2017 which will be held next year in Honolulu, HI, from June 24-28, 2017.

The goal of the program is to increase attendance of young female investigators who are within the first five years of their appointment in academic faculty-level positions, government research positions, or industry research scientist positions, as well as experienced postdocs. Awardees must hold positions at an academic, industrial, or government institution.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Applicants may reside outside the U.S.
  • Must currently be in one of the following categories:
    • Academic faculty member (within first 5 years of appointment)
    • Government member (within first 5 years of appointment)
    • Industry member (within first 5 years of appointment)
    • Experienced post-doctoral researcher with at least three consecutive years of research in their field (seeking to obtain an independent position)

You must be a member of this organization to apply for this award - become a member.