Modern Methodologies and Novel Therapies
The following awards are available to early career investigators to offset travel to attend the Musculoskeletal Workshop at Sun Valley.
If you are interested in applying for a travel award, you must submit your abstract by April 24, 2017.
Harold M. Frost Young Investigator Award
Visit the ASBMR website to apply for the Harold M. Frost Young Investigator Award
Alice L. Jee Award
Eligibility: Student, fellow, young investigator up to and including Assistant Professor. For under-represented minority applicants for the Jee Award, candidates of any age or experience level are encouraged to apply.
Awards: Up to 15 Jee Awards at $1,000 each to offset travel, with a minimum of 5 awards reserved for under-represented minorities, as defined below. Award winners are required to stay at the Sun Valley Resort in order to receive their monetary award.
Under-Represented Minority eligibility: • Terminal Graduate Degree (PhD, MD, DVM) • Minority candidate (as defined in the Equal Employment Opportunity Commissions Regulations, 29 C.F.R. Part 1602 i.e. Native American or Alaska Native, Asian or Pacific Islander, African-American or Black or Hispanic) • Might be in academia, industry, or government as long as their work is related in some manner to scientific research in the broad field of musculoskeletal biology
Recognition: Some of the Jee Award Recipients may have the opportunity to present their work from podium if the work is closely related to one of the session topics.
Eligibility: Student, fellow, young investigator up to and including Assistant Professor.
Number of Awards: 1 Award at $1,000 to offset travel. Award winner is required to stay at the Sun Valley Resort in order to receive their monetary award.
Recognition: Recipient of this award will have the honor to present a poster.
Award recipients will be notified by Wednesday, May 31, 2017.
All award recipients are eligible for reduced registration rates. ORS member award recipients will pay $100.00 to register. ORS non-member award recipients will pay a $175.00 fee to register. All award recipients will be invited to register upon their selection. Good luck!
Abstract submission for awards will open February 24, 2017.