Undergraduate Affiliate Network (UAN) Travel Award Description

UAN Travel Award Qualifications:

To qualify for this award, you MUST

  1. Be a member of an ACTIVE UAN chapter
  2. Be a student designated by your UAN chapter advisor to receive your chapter's $400 non-competitive travel award or 
  3. Have attended a UAN sponsored regional undergraduate research symposium and won a travel award during the event

You may review UAN Designate Travel Award and UAN Regional Meeting Award criteria at www.asbmb.org/uanawards  

Required Supporting Documentation:

  1. Award designate/recipient must be the first author of a "Successfully Submitted" abstract to an ASBMB topic category #2000-2408, by the November 13, abstract submission deadline.

  2. A copy of the submitted abstract must be uploaded in .pdf format.  All other file formats must be converted to .pdf. 

How to Apply: 

Review Travel Award Application Instructions, then click on the link at the end of that page which will take you to the Travel Award Application portal.  Note: You must be your chapter's designated UAN Travel Award recipient to apply.  If you are unsure, check with your UAN faculty advisor.  Advisors, this application must be completed by the travel award recipient.


Important Reminder: 

Participation in the 2013 ASBMB Undergraduate Student Research Poster Competition is mandatory for all travel award recipients.  Poster competition RSVPs will be emailed in mid-January to all undergraduate First Authors of abstracts submitted to ASBMB topic categories #2000-2408.  You cannot sign up for the poster competition until you receive your invitation.  Invitations will be emailed to the address provided when you set up your log-in at the Experimental Biology abstract submission site. 

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