Undergraduate Faculty Travel Award Description

The ASBMB will competitively award travel fellowships of $500 each to assist Undergraduate Faculty presenting an abstract at the ASBMB Annual Meeting in Washington DC. 

Preference is given to faculty advisors of ASBMB Undergraduate Affiliates Network (UAN) member institutions.  Want to join the UAN? Click here for details  

U.S. residency is not required for this award.

Required Supporting Documents:

The following supporting documents are required for Undergraduate Faculty Travel Award applications only. 
Supporting documents must be uploaded as either .pdf or .jpg files.  All other file types must be converted to .pdf or .jpg.
  • Course List: List of courses you teach and description of the student population
  • Attendance Objectives: 1-2 page statement explaining your objectives in attending the meeting and describing your plans for achieving these objectives once you return to your institution
  • Abstract: Copy of applicant’s ‘successfully submitted’ abstract



Poster Competition Judges

The ASBMB Undergraduate Student Research Poster Competition Organizing Committee is seeking faculty members to volunteer as judges for the competition on Saturday, April 9, 2011. You must be available to arrive at the meeting to attend a Judges Orientation Session beginning at 11:30 AM on Saturday, April 9, 2011.  Lunch will be provided to judges at the orientation.

You will not be asked to judge poster presentations by students from your institution.

No special weight will be given to any travel award application regardless of whether or not an applicant elects to volunteer as a judge. 

Judges Sign Up Now Open! 





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