Travel Awards

HCS Travel Awards at EB - NOW OPEN!

HCS offers many travel award to participate in the Experimental Biology meeting. To apply for the these travel awards, you must submit an abstract first. Please utilize the EB2020 abstract submission system. On the first screen where you enter the first author's membership, indicate you are a member of ASIP, this will allow you to see the HCS award option in later screens. Membership in HCS is encouraged but not required for these travel awards. Travel award application period for 2020 is now OPEN.  Deadline for HCS Travel Awards is the same as the abstract submission deadline - Thursday, November 14, 2019.  Apply now!

 

HCS Travel Awards in Imaging and Histochemistry (HCS-TA-IHC)

Introduced in September 2017 The HCS Travel Awards in Imaging and Histochemistry are designed to encourage members or potential new members to attend or speak at society sanctioned workshops, courses, meetings or conferences.  Awards will be available on a rolling basis and specific opportunities will be advertised on this website. Awards will be available to members at three career levels: Invited speaker, invited instructor, and travel award.  See below for more information about this new award category. Specific opportunities to apply for these awards will be posted periodically. Check back for events and deadlines for these awards. HCS membership is required upon receipt of award. Award categories and descriptions are as follows:  

Invited Speaker

  1. Activity: Invited scientific or policy presentation to a recognized scientific meeting or science policy event.
  2. Award: Reimbursement up to $5,000 per speaker.
  3. Target: Experienced scientist or subject matter expert.
  4. Requirements:
    1. Award must be approved by the Executive Council of the Society.
    2. Reimbursement after event requires completion and submission of the Histochemical Society Disbursement Request form to the Executive Director of the Society.
    3. A slide or handout must be presented to acknowledge the contribution or sponsorship by the Histochemical Society and the Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry.
    4. Awardee must be a member of the Histochemical Society.
    5. Awardee is encouraged to publish their presentation in the form of a scientific paper or editorial letter in the Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry

Invited Instructor

  1. Activity: Sponsored lecture at a scientific workshop, course, or event.
  2. Award: Up to $3,000 per speaker.
  3. Target: Experienced subject matter expert.
  4. Requirements:
    1. Award must be approved by the Executive Council of the Society.
    2. Reimbursement after event requires completion and submission of the Histochemical Society Disbursement Request form to the Executive Director of the Society.
    3. A slide or handout must be presented to acknowledge the contribution or sponsorship by the Histochemical Society and the Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry.
    4. Awardee must be a member of the Histochemical Society.

Travel Award

  1. Activity: Attend a Society sanctioned workshop, course, or event.
  2. Award: Up to $1,000/individual.
  3. Target: Junior Faculty, Staff Scientist, Post-Doctorate Fellow (or equivalent), graduate student, or advanced undergraduate student.
  4. Requirements:
    1. Award must be approved by the Awards Committee of the Society.
    2. Reimbursement after event requires completion and submission of the Histochemical Society Disbursement Request form to the Executive Director of the Society.
    3. A slide or handout must be presented to acknowledge the contribution or sponsorship by the Histochemical Society and the Journal of Histochemistry and Cytochemistry.
    4. Awardee must be a member of the Histochemical Society.
    5. Awardee is encouraged to report their experiences through social media (e.g., Facebook, Twitter, etc.), blog, or a short article to appear on the Society webpage and/or newsletter.

If you have any questions about the HCS-TA-IHC awards or would like to apply click below.


HCS-TA-IHC Award Information