FASEB Diversity Resources Program has announced the travel award recipients for the Society for Glycobiology 2017 Annual Meeting held in Portland, OR, November 5-8, 2017. These awards are meant to promote the entry of students, post doctorates and scientists from underrepresented groups into the mainstream of the basic science community and to encourage the participation of young scientists at SfG Annual Meeting. This year FASEB Diversity Resources Program conferred 1 award totaling $1,850.
The FASEB Diversity Resources Program is funded by a grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences, National Institutes of Health. A primary goal of the Diversity Resources Program is to increase the number and competitiveness of underrepresented groups engaged in biomedical and behavioral research.
The following participant has been selected to receive a FASEB Mentored Travel Award:
Veronica Haywood, University of Illinois at Chicago