Congratulations to the Recipients of our Travel Grants to Attend SfN 2015!

Chelsea Lassiter, PhD Candidate
Wesleyan University, USA

Javier Ganz, PhD
Tel Aviv University, Israel

Kate Merritt, Graduate Student
University of Western Ontario, Canada

Miriam Ben-Hamo, Postdoctoral fellow
University of Washington, USA

Nuanchan Chutabhakdikul, Associate Professor
Institute of Molecular Biosciences, Mahidol University, Thailand
Oleksandr Skorokhod, Researcher
Institute of Molecular Biology and Genetics NAS of Ukraine, Ukraine

Patrick Hosford, Research Associate
University College, London, United Kingdom

Paul Farrow, Scientist
Ipsen Bioinnovation, United Kingdom

Pia Vidal, Postdoctoral fellow
Toronto Western Research Institute, UHN, Canada

Shusaku Uchida, Associate Professor
Yamaguchi University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan

Terms and Conditions: See Details

  1. Travel grants will be awarded to support attendance at Neuroscience 2015, held in Chicago, IL, USA, October 17-21, 2015 and no other event.
  2. All applications must be submitted to Bio-Techne via the online application form between May 9 and July 24, 2015.
  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 Neuroscience 2015 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 July 31, 2015 and also announced online.
  9. Travel grants will be paid to the laboratory of the award recipient's principal investigator (PI) via the parent university or institution. If paid directly to the PI of the lab, taxes may apply.
  10. Proof of attendance at Neuroscience 2015 will be required prior to travel grant payment.
  11. By submitting this application, you agree to receive information from Bio-Techne brands (R&D Systems, Tocris Bioscience, Novus Biologicals and ProteinSimple), including distributors. Your information will never be sold or used by a third party. See our complete Privacy Policy for more information.
  12. Bio-Techne travel awards are not affiliated with The Society for Neuroscience sponsored travel awards in any way.