We are inviting applications for two 2020 Travel Awards for PhD researchers to attend an international conference of their choice in 2020. The awards will consist of 800 Swiss Francs each, and may be used for registration, travel, or accommodation.
The awardee will be determined by the Editor-in-Chief Prof. Dr. Stephen B. Liggett.
–– Applicants obtained their PhD no earlier than 2014 (exclusive of career interruption, e.g., parental leave or carers leave).
–– Applicants must present their own, original work as a poster or oral presentation at the conference for which the travel award application is being made. Applicant should have a draft of the abstract/paper (oral or poster) to be presented at the nominated conference (and, preferably, an acceptance letter from the conference).
–– A copy of current CV (basic personal information, publications, received awards, a justification on why they should receive the award, etc.).
–– A one-page outline of current and planned future research.
–– The abstract to be presented (oral or poster) at the nominated conference (list the name); a paragraph statement on the importance of the proposed conference to their research in the personalized medicine area.
–– A letter of recommendation from the supervisor, research director, or department head.
Please apply online before 20 December 2019. The winners will be announced in January 2020.