Travel Fellowships

Travel Fellowships to Attend Global Biobank Week

The deadline to submit a travel fellowship application has now passed. 

Applicants can expect to hear back regarding the status of their application by the end of May. 

A limited number of travel fellowships will be available to cover the expenses of biobank scientists and staff wanting to attend Global Biobank Week in Stockholm, Sweden, 13-15 September 2017. Applicants must be from Low or Middle Income Countries (LMIC) according to the World Bank LMIC classification. Each travel fellowship provides up to 2,000€ to cover the costs of travel, accommodation, and conference registration.

Applicants must submit the following:

  1. (1) A statement no less than 400 words on why they should be considered for this award
  2. (2) A full curriculum vitae
  3. (3) The names of 3 referees
  4. (4) Evidence of nationality
  5. (5) Evidence of current place of residence