FASEB Diversity Resources Program has announced the travel award recipients for the Society for the Study of Reproduction’s Annual Meeting, in New Orleans, Louisiana, July 10-13, 2018. 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 the SSR Annual Meeting. This year FASEB Diversity Resources Program conferred 2 awards totaling $3,700.
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 participants have been selected to receive a FASEB Mentored Travel Award:
Edith Sanoguet-Crespo, University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez
Zaira Carranza, Portland State University