INTERDEPARTMENTAL BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES PROGRAM
IBiS TRAVEL AWARD
The IBiS program has established the IBiS Travel Award to enable students to present their work at research
meetings, conferences and symposia.
The award will provide reimbursement for registration and travel expenses of up to $1,500 to students
presenting their research at meetings. Travel awardees will be selected by the graduate advisory committee.
Awardees will acknowledge the IBiS Travel Award in their poster or oral presentations and will also present
at poster sessions during the IBiS retreat and recruitment visits.
Any IBiS student planning to present their work at a conference is eligible to apply for this award.
Materials to be submitted with the application
1. Travel award application form, which will include a proposal indicating the meeting they plan to
attend, the reason for and significance of the meeting, and the amount of support requested to cover
travel and registration expenses.
2. Copy of the abstract that will be submitted for the meeting.
3. CV including list of publications (include conference abstracts)
There are three deadlines per academic year.