IonOptix 2016 Travel Grant Competition Is Now Live!
IonOptix are thrilled to announce the 3rd annual Travel Grant Competition for 2016.
We are giving two undergraduate/postgraduate students the opportunity to win €500/$500 towards travelling to a conference of their choice in 2016. All you have to do is fill in the application form below and return it to us at firstname.lastname@example.org to be in with a chance of winning.*
The grant is applicable to final year undergraduates, masters, and Ph.D. students in all areas of the life sciences. To qualify for the award you must be presenting your work at the conference to which you are traveling. There are two grants available.
How to apply
Simply email us your Travel Application Form (below) including a brief description of your thesis/poster and how attending your conference of choice will benefit your studies. Send this form to email@example.com:
Submission of Proposals
All applications should be submitted by 5pm (U.S. Eastern Standard Time) on Friday April 8th 2016 via email to firstname.lastname@example.org . Please title your email “Travel Grant Competition Entry”.
Determination of Award
The applications will be decided by lottery.
Notification and Acceptance
Awards will be announced April 15th 2016. Notifications will be sent by email. Notice of acceptance must be received no later than April 22nd, 2016. Failure to notify IonOptix of intent to accept the award by this date will result in forfeiture of the award.
Recipients must agree to acknowledge assistance from IonOptix in any thesis, publication, or other product that results from IonOptix-supported research. Each award recipient must also submit proof of conference attendance before the award is dispensed, such as email confirmation of abstract acceptance or conference registration.
The grant will be made for research travel between April 15th, 2016 and Dec 31th, 2016. Awards will not exceed €500 ($500 US Dollars). Proof of conference travel will be provided to IonOptix prior to award disbursement (accepted abstract or conference registration proof of purchase).
Any questions regarding the competition should be sent to email@example.com with “query” in the subject line.