July 23-26, 2018
St. Louis, MO
Application submission deadline is May 15 for Scholarships
Scholarships will be awarded based on need - for those who wish to attend but do not have funding available within their department or institution. Applicants must be at some training level (undergraduate, graduate or medical students, postdoctoral fellows, residents, PhD students).
Applications will be accepted online only - complete the form below. Applications will be accepted through May 15 - this deadline will be strictly adhered to - thank you.
The number of scholarships will be based on available funding, the value is yet to be determined but at a minimum will cover basic registration and some housing.
Applications must be accompanied by:
- a CV
- a letter from the mentor or supervisor
- a letter from the applicant explaining the need for this additional funding
The above documents should be in pdf format.
The letter from your mentor or supervisor should verify your status within the lab/department (be specific - 3rd year graduate student; post doc in lab for two years, etc.)and also confirm that there are little to no funds available for you to attend Vasculata. It should also state how Vasculata would be helpful to you in furthering your work/career.
It is NOT necessary to submit an abstract to qualify for the scholarship. However, we do encourage all attendees to submit an abstract. See "Submit an Abstract" in the left menu.