Grad students, postdocs (opportunity 1 and 2) junior faculty (opportunity 2) and under-represented US minorities (opportunity 2) take note!
Several opportunities to help fund your participation in the International Conference on Arabidopsis Research (ICAR) hosted in FINLAND this summer:
(1) First Funding Deadline from meeting organizers = ***Feb. 28*** for Students and Postdocs- http://icar2018.arabidopsisresearch.org/travel-grant/
WORKSHOP DEADLINE: March 31- http://icar2018.arabidopsisresearch.org/workshop-applications/
***The organizers are also encouraging grad students and postdocs to organize workshops for the meeting- this is a good networking and CV-building opportunity!***
Come meet, learn, and share with other graduate students, postdocs and other attendees- bring your best creative ideas!
ABSTRACT Submission for 90 selected presentations! http://icar2018.arabidopsisresearch.org/abstract-submission/
(2) ) Second Funding Deadline from the North American Arabidopsis Steering Committee (NAASC) = ***March 5***
(a) travel grants for US Grad Students, Postdocs and Junior Faculty ($1,000)- https://www.araport.org/community/group/naasc
(b) FULL funding for US under-represented minorities- Grad students, postdocs, faculty and faculty that teach and train students at HBCUs/TCUs (these faculty don't have to be minorities themselves if teaching/training at HBCUs/TCUs)- https://www.araport.org/community/group/naasc
Joanna Friesner, PhD
Coordinator: North American Arabidopsis Steering Committee (NAASC)