Travel Award Notifications

The following travel award category application decision notification were sent out on Tuesday, January 16, 2018:

  • Graduate/Postdoctoral Travel Award
  • Graduate Student Travel Award, sponsored by the ASBMB Minority Affairs Committee
  • Undergraduate Faculty Travel Award

The following Travel Award category application decision notifications will be sent out on Friday, January 19, 2018:

  • Undergraduate Student Competitive Travel Award
  • Child Care Grant

 ASBMB Travel Award Notification/Communication
All communication regarding ASBMB travel award and child care grant applications will be sent via the email address associated with the applicant's login profile.

  • Visit Submission Instructions for information about accessing an ASBMB member profile or setting up a non-member user profile to access the online travel award application system.
  • To insure receipt of related communications, set your internet spam filter to accept email messages from the and domains.
  • Check your junk mail folder and spam filter if you do not receive expected communications before contacting
  • Upon submission of a completed ASBMB travel award or child care grant application, you will receive a confirmation email.  Applications are incomplete until all required supporting documents are successfully uploaded and all questionnaire fields are completed.  Reminder, a successfully submitted abstract, with applicant as first/presenting author, must be submitted to an ASBMB topic category, #2000-2185, by the Dec. 7 abstract submission deadline to be eligible to apply.
  • The system allows editing of a travel award application until 5:00 pm, EST (17:00) on the travel award application deadline date.
  • Award decisions will be communicated no later than January 10th, (unless otherwise noted in the award description).  This date is subject to change.
  • UPDATE: Travel Award Notifications (for categories with a Dec 14 application deadline) will now be emailed on Tues., Jan. 16.  Beginning 5:00 p.m., EST, on January 16, if you have checked your junk/spam filters and still have not receive a travel award decision email, forward a copy of your travel award application confirmation email to  We will respond as quickly as possible.  Do not wait to contact the ASBMB office if you have not received your application decision notification by 5:00 pm, EST on January 16 AND the website states that decision notifications have been sent.