2022 ASBMB Annual Meeting

Undergraduate Faculty Award

Applications are no longer being accepted.

The Undergraduate Faculty Award will be awarded competitively to assist undergraduate faculty members presenting research at the ASBMB Annual Meeting/EB 2022.

Awarded applicants will be reimbursed for qualifying travel expenses up to a maximum of $500. Submission of an application is not a guarantee of funding.

Award requirements/eligibility

  • 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 January–December 2022.
  • Abstract, successfully submitted, as first author, to an ASBMB designated topic by the Nov. 30, 2021, deadline.
  • Faculty applicants (assistant/associate/full professor/adjunct faculty) must be the first author of the abstract associated with the travel award application and unique from any abstract(s) submitted by students.
  • No more than two awards will be given to a single lab.

Participation requirements

Award recipients are required to participate fully in the following activities. Failure to attend the events listed below will result in forfeiture of the travel award.

  • Presentation of submitted abstract during the ASBMB Annual Meeting/EB 2022. Abstract programming notifications will be sent prior to the early registration deadline. 

How to apply/supporting documents

Supporting documents must be uploaded as PDF files. Review the award instructions for information on formatting and labeling supporting documents.

  • Abstract — copy of abstract submitted as first/presenting author to an ASBMB designated topic. You must print and upload a copy of your abstract from the "proof read" step in the abstract submission system with your award application.
  • Course list and student demographics — a one to two page statement which provides a brief description of classes taught and information on student demographics at your institution.
  • Meeting attendance objectives — a one to two page statement explaining your objectives for attending the meeting and describing your plans for achieving these objectives once you return to your institution.
  • Résumé or abbreviated curriculum vitae (two–three pages approximately)
  • Name supporting document files according to this format: last name_document type e.g.:
    • Armstrong_Abstract.pdf
    • Armstrong_Statement.pdf
    • Armstrong_AdvisorLtr.pdf