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Kenneth Rainin Foundation
2018 Innovations Symposium
July 16-17, 2018 | Palace Hotel | San Francisco

Travel Awards

To encourage students and postdocs to attend the Innovations Symposium, the Rainin Foundation offers travel awards to trainees who present their research at the event.

Travel awards provide reimbursement for ground and air transportation (coach/economy only) plus two nights at the Palace Hotel in San Francisco. Transportation will be reimbursed up to a maximum of $200 for travel within California; $500 for travel within the United States; or $1,000 USD for international travel.

Travel Award Eligibility

  • Submit an abstract to present a digital poster at the Innovations Symposium.
  • Available only to current graduate students or postdocs.

How To Apply

  • Travel awards must be requested at the time of abstract submission. Learn more about abstracts.
  • You will need to provide proof of your status as a graduate student or postdoc, in the form of a letter from your supervisor, when requesting the award.
  • Only one travel award application per abstract will be accepted.
  • Please register for the Innovations Symposium once you are notified of your travel award status.

Travel Award and Abstract Submission Deadline: March 30, 2018 at 5:00 PM (PST)

Travel Awards will be granted on a first-come, first-served basis. Recipients will be notified within two weeks of submitting their abstract.

“This annual symposium is a true scientific treat. The meeting is exceptionally well organized at every level and the science and speakers are world class!”– Kate Fitzgerald, PhD, University of Massachusetts Medical School

Early Bird Discount Until March 30, 2018

Janelle Ayres, PhD

Janelle Ayres, PhD

Salk Institute

William DePaolo, PhD

William DePaolo, PhD

University of Washington

Joe DeRisi, PhD

Joe DeRisi, PhD

Chan-Zuckerberg Biohub

Brett Finlay, PhD

Brett Finlay, PhD

University of British Columbia

Kathy High

Kathy High

Center for Microbiome Sciences & Therapeutics

Donald Ingber, MD, PhD

Donald Ingber, MD, PhD

Harvard University

Laurie Keefer, PhD

Laurie Keefer, PhD

Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Mary Keir, PhD

Mary Keir, PhD

Genentech

Ludvig M. Sollid, MD, PhD

Ludvig M. Sollid, MD, PhD

University of Oslo

Gabriel Victora, PhD

Gabriel Victora, PhD

The Rockefeller University

For questions about the Symposium, please contact Jackie Hausman.

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