We are inviting applications for a Travel Award for residents, fellows, and other non-fellow postdoctoral trainees to attend a scientific or medical meeting with relevance to the field pediatrics of their choice in 2019.
The applications will be assessed by an Evaluation Committee presided by the Editor-in-Chief of Children,
Prof. Dr. Sari A. Acra, MD, MPH
–– Abstract submitted to a pediatric conference
–– Applicant’s curriculum vitae, along with a one-page statement from the candidate describing his/her research interests and possible career plans in a pediatric sub-specialty.
–– Recommendation letter from by his/her mentor.
The Award will sponsor residents, fellows, and other non-fellow postdoctoral trainees to attend an upcoming meeting *, while presenting an abstract as a first author. The stipend will be given on a competitive basis. This grant is restricted to a one-time acceptance.
The Award will consist of 800 Swiss Francs (approximately $800 USD) and is sponsored by the journal Children. Please apply online at https://www.mdpi.com/journal/children/awards by 31st March 2019. The awardee will be announced by the end of April 2019.
* Applications for meetings or conferences starting before May 2019 will not be considered.