The Floyd Microbiology Travel Awards are available to graduate students in the Microbiology Program who are presenting a research talk or poster at a conference. Students must provide evidence that they are registered to attend the meeting and that their abstracts have been approved by the conference organizers for an oral or poster presentation.
Floyd Microbiology Travel Awards Requirements
How to apply
Applications will be accepted during two windows each year:
- January 1 to February 28
- June 1 to August 31
Awards are granted on a first-come first-served basis within these dates. Awards are limited to three per lab per year. One award per student per year.
Submit the following information to Associate Professor Dean Rowe-Magnus:
- The conference title, location, and dates.
- Title and abstract of the presentation.
- Confirmation of registration for the conference (a PDF or screenshot that includes the conference letterhead will suffice).
- Confirmation from the conference organizers that the submitted abstract has been approved for an oral or poster presentation (a PDF or screenshot that includes the conference letterhead will suffice).