ATVB Travel Awards for Young Investigators

Updated:Aug 20,2012
Sponsored by the Council on Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology

The Award Application deadline is closed.

The ATVB Travel Awards for Young Investigators encourage and support the efforts of early career investigators in cardiovascular research and encourage participation in ATVB and AHA activities by providing travel funds to attend the ATVB Scientific Sessions, present research in oral or poster format, and engage in discussion with senior investigators.

Award Information

Applicant must:

  •     Be a member of the American Heart Association.
  •     Be working in any area of research concerned with arteriosclerosis, thrombosis or vascular biology.
  •     Be in training as an undergraduate or predoctoral student, or a fellow who has completed training only within the last five years, or a Ph.D./M.D. in the first five years after faculty appointment.
  •     Be accepted for oral or poster presentation at ATVB 2011.
  •     Applicants may apply for a travel award multiple times with different abstracts, as long as the applicant is the presenting author on each abstract. However, an applicant is eligible to receive only one travel award, even if multiple abstracts are accepted.
  •     Only one candidate per mentor will be given an award.
  •     The applicant’s mentor must endorse the application in a supporting statement.
  •     Winners are not eligible to reenter the competition in subsequent years.
  •     There are no citizenship requirements.

Application Deadline
Applications must be submitted by Jan. 21, 2011.

Questions may be directed to:
Julie Green, Conference Manager

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