Awards & Funding Opportunites


The following opportunities are available:

  • Minority Travel Awards (managed by the FASEB MARC Office)
  • Best Presentation Awards


ASBMB Presentation awards 

DEADLINE: Abstract must be submitted by Wednesday, August 1, 2012 

NUMBER OF AWARDS: up to 4 awards

The American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) will present up to four $300 "Best Presentation" awards.  All short talk and poster presenters will be eligible to compete for the awards.  Awardees will be acknowledged during the meeting and presented with their award and certificate.  Click to  Submit Abstract  .


Minority travel awards

DEADLINE: August 30, 2012 

DESCRIPTION: Travel awards are available through the FASEB MARC office to support and encourage the participation of minority scientists attending the symposim.  The travel awards are available for faculty scientists, post doctorates and advanced graduate students from underrepresented groups in teh biomedical and behavioral sciences.  These groups include but are not limited to: African Americans, Alaskan Natives, Hispanic Americans, American Indians/ Native Americans who maintain tribal affiliation of community attachement, and Natives of the USA Pacific Islands (Guam, Hawaii and American Samoa only). 

    TYPES OF AWARDS:  There are two types of travel awards available (designated with the MARC logo).
    1. Faculty/ Mentors and Student Travel Awards
    2. Poster/ Platform (Oral) Presenter Travel Awards. 

     Click to Learn More and apply for an award.  



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