Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate students at the time of application.
Application: Via the abstract submission system for the annual meeting for which the award applies.
Applicants are required to submit:
- 250 word abstract, describing the research you will present in your poster
250 word statement describing your year of study, subject and institution, and motivation for attending the SMBE meeting (why you want to attend, what you expect to gain)
brief ~250 word letter of confirmation and support from an academic supervisor
Grant recipients will prepare and present a poster describing their work at the meeting. Instructions for preparing posters along with mentoring will be available for help with poster preparation.
Awardees are granted up to US $1,500 for travel within the same continent, and up to US $2,000 for long-haul travel. Reimbursements are processed after the meeting and awardees may claim travel, accommodation and meeting registration expenses.