Apply Now to Receive Travel Grants for the International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR) Annual Meeting 2019!

Elizabeth Jacobs, Research Associate
AxoSim, Inc, Louisiana, USA

Rupendra Shrestha, PhD Candidate
Tzu Chi University, Hualien, Taiwan

Jinhui Hor, PhD Student
Institute of Molecular
and Cell Biology
, Singapore, Singapore

FoSheng Hsu, Postdoctoral Associate
University of Washington, Washington, USA

Bo Shen, Postdoctoral Fellow
University of Texas
Southwestern Medical Center
, Texas, USA
Divya Desai, PhD Research Student
Sunandan Divatia School of Science, Mumbai, India

Sarah Withey, Research Fellow
University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia

Shu Hui Ho, Post-doctoral fellow
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ontario, Canada

Mirabelle Ho, Post-doctoral fellow
Ottawa Hospital Research Institute, Ontario, Canada

Sabarinath Neerukonda, Postdoctoral resarcher
US Food and Drug Administration, Maryland, USA

Previous Recipients

Name Position LocationYear Awarded
2018 Yaser Atlasi Postdoctoral Fellow Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, Netherlands
2018 Kif Liakath-Ali Researcher King's College London, London, United Kingdom
2018 Enrique Armijo Postdoctoral Fellow University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, USA
2018 Kenneth N. Grisé PhD Candidate University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
2018 Adam Sivitilli MSc Candidate University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
2018 Andrew Yale PhD Candidate University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA
2018 Preeti Bharaj   University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX, USA
2018 Silvia Martinelli PhD Candidate Max Planck Institute of Psychiatry, Munich, Germany
2018 Anna Maria Sole Giordano PhD Candidate SR-Tiget Milan, Italy
2018 Bijesh Kumar Biswal Assistant Professor National Institute of Technology Rourkela, Odisha, India
2017 Euridice Ivette Lara Hinojosa Student Tlalpan, MEXICO
2017 Mohammadali Sheikholeslam Postdoctoral Fellow Toronto, CANADA
2017 Friederike Matheus PhD Student Munich, GERMANY
2017 Ninuo Xia Postdoctoral Fellow Bozeman, MT, USA
2017 Michalis Agathocleous Assistant Instructor Dallas, TX, USA
2017 Stephanie Kennedy Visiting Researcher Los Angeles, CA, USA
2017 Joyce van de Leemput Assistant Project Scientist San Diego, CA, USA
2017 Louise Bundgaard Postdoctoral Fellow Copenhagen, DENMARK
2017 Max Friesen Graduate Student Cambridge, MA, USA
2017 Genny Filiciotto PhD Student Manchester, UNITED KINGDOM
2015 Alexis Bosman Postdoctoral Scientist Darlinghurst, Australia
2015 Kamil Godula Assistant Professor La Jolla, CA, USA
2015 Allen Chen Research Scientist Singapore
2015 Lou Yan-Ru Postdoctoral Scientist Helsinki, Finland
2015 Hathaitip Sritanaudomchai Lecturer Bangkok, Thailand
2015 Nurgul Salli Assistant Professor Hershey, PA, USA
2015 Himanshu Sharma Graduate Student Stony Brook, NY, USA
2015 Raul Bukowiecki PhD., student Berlin, Germany
2015 Jana Jezkova Research Officer Miami FL, USA
2015 Ruben Alexanian Postdoctoral Scientist Madison, WI, USA
2014 Eveline (Chia-Yao) Lee Graduate Student The Scripps Research Institute, USA
2014 Onyekachi Iroanya Lecturer University of Lagos, Nigeria
2014 Chinnavuth Vatanashevanopakorn Graduate Student University of Oxford, United Kingdom
2014 Sofia Karatasaki Ph.D Student University of Liverpool, United Kingdom
2014 Bing Yang Postdoctoral Researcher UTHSC Medical School, USA
2014 Atsushi Asakura Associate Professor University of Minnesota, USA
2014 Antoine Kandeda Kavaye Ph.D Student University of Yaounde 1, Cameroon
2014 Pascal Morissette Martin Graduate Student CHU de Québec - Hôpital de l'Enfant-Jésus, Canada
2014 Fei Wang Associate Professor University of Illinois, USA
2014 Jameel Zayed Postdoctoral Researcher MIT, USA
2012 Lior Zangi Postdoctoral Fellow Harvard University, USA
2012 Reinhold Medina Postdoctoral Fellow Queen's University Belfast, UK
2012 Poh Loong Soong Graduate Student University Medical Center, Gottingen, Germany
2012 Winston Shim Scientific Director National Heart Centre Singapore, Singapore
2012 Audrey Parent Postdoctoral Fellow University of California, San Francisco, USA
2012 Liang Jin Postdoctoral Fellow Beckman Research Institute City of Hope, USA
2012 Basem Abdallah Associate Professor Odense University Hospital, Denmark
2012 Alexis Bosman Postdoctoral Fellow Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute, Australia
2012 Anthony Conway Graduate Stundent University of California, Berkeley, USA
2012 Jieun Lee Postdoctoral Fellow Stanford University, USA

Terms and Conditions:

  1. Travel grants will be awarded to support attendance at ISSCR 2018 held Melbourne, Australia, June 20-23, 2018 and no other event.
  2. All applications must be submitted to Bio-Techne via the online application between February 14, 2018 and April 30, 2018.
  3. Any researcher from an academic or non-profit institution is eligible to apply (technicians, PhD/graduate students, post-docs, principal investigators).
  4. Authorship on an abstract at ISSCR 2018 is not required.
  5. Applicants must complete the application form in full.
  6. Travel grants will not be awarded to employees of for-profit organizations (i.e. biotech or pharmacological companies).
  7. Travel grant recipients will be determined via a random drawing by Bio-Techne.
  8. The recipients will be contacted by email on or before May 5, 2018 and also announced online.
  9. Travel grants will be paid to the laboratory of the award recipient's principal investigator via the parent university or institution. If paid directly to the PI of the lab, taxes may apply.
  10. Proof of attendance at ISSCR 2018 will be required prior to travel grant payment.
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