Travel Award

Biomedicines Travel Award was launched in 2017, and it is presented every year to encourage junior scientists to present their latest research at academic conferences in the field of biomedicines, which helps to increase their influence. The application will open from April to October and winners will be announced by the end of December every year.

The Prize:
– CHF 800;
– A certificate.

Number of Winners: 2

Biomedicines Travel Award
Application deadline: 31 October 2024
Winner announcement: 31 December 2024

Eligibility and Requirements

– Postdoctoral fellows or PhD students, research fellows;
–Plans to attend an international conference in 2025. (oral presentation or poster).


List of Documents for Application

– Information of the conference the applicant is planning to attend and the abstract that will be submitted;
– Curriculum Vitae and list of publications;
– Justification letter describing the focus of the research (max. 800 words);
– Letter of recommendation from the supervisor, research director, or department head, which also confirms the applicant’s status.

Past Winners


Alessandro Streuli
ETH Zürich, Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences (IPW)
Josephine Wong
The University of Melbourne

Award Committee

Prof. Dr. Paul Rösch Chairman
University of Bayreuth
Dr. Sam Ho
Gift of Hope Organ and Tissue Donor Network
Dr. Jan Jezek
UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology
Dr. Hui-Qi Qu
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Dr. Yaw Sing Tan
Bioinformatics Institute
Prof. Giuseppe Murdaca
University of Genova
Dr. Thomas Hieronymus
Department of Cell and Tumor Biology, University Clinic, RWTH Aachen


Soheil Saeedi
Center for Molecular Cardiology, University of Zurich, 8952 Schlieren, Switzerland

Award Committee

Prof. Shaker A Mousa Chairman
Vascular Vision Pharmaceuticals Co & NanoPharmaceuticals LLC
Dr. Jan Jezek
UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology
Dr. Gautam Sethi
Dr. Muhammad Hanif
University of Auckland


Daeha Joung
The University of Minnesota, USA
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