Postdoctoral Preparation Institute Application Deadline Approaching!

April 19, 2016

FASEB is sponsoring the 2016 Postdoctoral Preparation Institute (2016 PPI) on June 2-3, 2016 at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center in Bethesda, Maryland.  This 2016 PPI workforce-readiness workshop is ideal for postdoctoral fellows, advanced graduate students and early-career scientists in biomedical and behavioral research disciplines.

FASEB is currently accepting travel award applications to help support participation in this two-day workshop.  Applications are approved on a rolling basis.  Registration/travel award application deadline date is Friday, May 6, 2016 at 5:00 PM EDT.

Travel awards will be provided for all eligible applicants (those not already receiving federally-funded travel support and who also meet other criteria e.g., citizenship/residency status). The maximum amount for the travel award is $1,500. 

US Citizens/Legal Permanent Resident Aliens of the US (green card holders) trainees on their mentors’ R01, T32 grants are eligible to apply and receive travel award support for the 2016 PPI.  FASEB MARC will secure and prepay lodging expenses for all travel award recipients.

Additional information and application forms can be found on the attached flyer and on the 2016 PPI website at http://twdprograms.org/2016/About-PPI.aspx.

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at cadams@faseb.org or 301.634.7930.

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