GRC Travel Award Application

NAVBO Sponsored Trainee Travel Awards to Vascular Biology Related Gordon Research Conferences

Applications are due to NAVBO by:

May 22, 2023 - for the Atherosclerosis conference (June 18-23, 2023 in Spain)
July 3, 2023 - for the Angiogenesis conference (July 29-August 4, 2023 in Newport)
July 7, 2023 - for the Biomechanics in Vascular Biology (August 6-11, 2023 in South Hadley, MA)

NAVBO has allocated $1,500 in 2023 to provide up to three travel awards for trainees (graduate student, post-doctoral fellows or equivalent) to attend the GRCs indicated above.  The award recipients will be chosen by the chairs of the Conference.

For more information about the meetings visit and click on the "Travel Awards - GRC" tab.

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  • Applicant must submit an abstract to one of the named GRCs by its application deadline date.
  • Applicant and the applicant's PI (i.e., senior/corresponding author on the abstract) must be current NAVBO members in good standing (membership dues paid through June 30, 2023 or later).
  • Submit the application below including the following:
    • verification that you are attending this meeting
    • name and email of your PI (who must be the senior author on the abstract and a NAVBO member)
    • letter from your PI/supervisor attesting to your work on the research described in the abstract and your current status (pdf)
    • copy of the abstract submitted to the GRC (pdf). 

Please note, this does not replace your abstract submission to the GRC.

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Please note only students and postdocs (and equivalent) are eligible.

Must be a current Regular Member of NAVBO

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Please upload a letter from your PI/Supervisor attesting to your work on the research described in the submitted  abstract and your current status. This should be a pdf.

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A copy of the email confirmation of your registration will suffice. Please upload a pdf.

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