Travel Awards

ASBMB will award over $275,000, through its travel awards program, to assist member, first authors presenting research at the ASBMB annual meeting.     .  

Requirements to apply:

  1. ASBMB membership, active members in good standing.  Processing of renewals payments and/or new membership applications must be completed a minimum of two business days prior to application submission.  Dues must be paid in full for the dues year Jan.-Dec., 2019.
  2. An abstract submission, as first author, to an ASBMB designated topic by the extended deadline, Nov 18.  Abstracts submitted by Nov 18 will be travel award application eligible.

 General application criteria:

  • Travel award application deadline: 5:00 pm EST, Nov. 27 (Travel award application deadline will NOT be extended.)

  • Recipients of 2018 travel awards are not eligible to apply/be considered for the same award in 2019 (concurrent years). 
  • One application permitted per applicant.   
  • The submitter and the applicant must be the same individual.  Advisors should NOT submit on behalf of a student/trainee.
  • All application requirements, criteria, award reporting and/or required event participation are the applicant's responsibility.  Failure to fulfill all requirements of the award is grounds for award forfeiture. 
  • ASBMB does NOT provide evaluation feedback of individual applications.  ALL award decisions are final.  

2019 ASBMB Travel Award Categories

Application Deadline to apply for the following award to be announced.

  • Outstanding Student Chapter Award