evoldir from evol.biology.mcmaster.ca<mailto:evoldir from evol.biology.mcmaster.ca>ht=
The Early Registration Deadline has been extended through Friday, April 19,=
2013. Take advantage of the early registration rates!!
An Arthropod Genomics Symposium Travel Grant is being offered to support re=
gistration, lodging, and transportation to attend the 7th Annual Arthropod =
Genomics Symposium held at the University of Notre Dame from June 13 - June=
15, 2013. Postdoctoral fellows and graduate students will be eligible to =
apply for funding; applications from individuals who do not have other fina=
ncial support for the meeting will be favored.
The grant will cover: (1) registration to the symposium - $375 for postdoc=
s, $175 for graduate students, (2) three nights residence hall lodging - $5=
2/night, and (3) up to $1,000 for transportation costs.
The application must include: (1) CV =96 limited to two pages, (2) estimat=
ed cost of transportation, (3) abstract for poster presentation, (4) a para=
graph on why you are interested in attending the symposium, including how y=
our participation will increase diversity and add to the discussion, and (5=
) justification of your financial need.
Please send request for funding and required materials to the Eck Institute=
for Global Health (eigh from nd.edu<mailto:eigh from nd.edu>) by April 5, 2013. All=
applications will be reviewed and applicants will be notified by April 15,=
2013 on the status of the award.
The 2013 Symposium is sponsored by the University of Notre Dame Eck Institu=
te for Global Health, Kansas Sate University Arthropod Genomics Consortium,=
and the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.