• ASBMB 2016 Annual Meeting

Student Chapters Travel Award

Read all criteria prior to submitting an application.

Application Deadline for this award ONLY: January 15.
Each Student Chapters travel award provides up to $500 to support a designated Student Chapters member to present his/her research at the ASBMB annual meeting.
 All travel awards are given on reimbursement basis. Failure to attend the meeting and participate in required events will disqualify a student from receiving the travel award. 

Student Chapters travel award requirements:

  • To be awarded at the discretion of the chapter faculty adviser.
  • A chapter receives one travel award if it has 5 or more members. Chapters with 20 or more members receive two travel awards.
  • The undergraduate student must be a member of an active chapter.
  • All travel award recipients must submit his/her poster abstract as a first author to an ASBMB Topic Category (#2000-2697) by the annual abstract submission deadline. Late-breaking abstracts are not eligible. For the 2016 meeting, abstracts are due no later than November 5, 2015. Absolutely no exceptions are made.


Student Chapters travel award winners must attend the following events:


Attendance is required at the above events. Failure to attend will result in a forfeiture of the travel award. 

How to apply:

Student applicant/designate (not the adviser) must login with student's member email and password to complete the application. 

Application documents include:  

1.     Copy of abstract submitted as first author to an ASBMB topic category, must be uploaded in .pdf format.  All other file formats must be converted to .pdf.  

Click HERE to apply for the Student Chapters travel award.