Students, graduate students, post-doctoral associates and junior faculty (less than four years in first academic appointment) are encouraged to apply for this prestigious academic award.
The application deadline is Monday, 14 June. Finalists will be notified on Monday, 21 June.
An applicant must be the primary author of a submitted abstract and must present his/her research in either a poster or oral (podium) session at the conference. Submitted award applications are reviewed by members of the Tony B. Academic Travel Award selection panel and are based on multiple factors, including but not limited to:
The travel award covers the following:
Multiple applicants from a single research group are allowed to apply. However, such applicants should understand that award application reviewers may prioritise the applications so that only one individual per investigator’s research group receives an award. This decision will be based on funding availability and the criteria listed above.