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Student Travel Grants to the 2018 Algae Biomass Summit

Get your abstracts for the 2018 Algae Biomass Summit ready! The Algae Foundation has announced that it is offering $500 travel grants to attend the 12th Annual Algae Biomass Summit in The Woodlands, Texas, from October 14-17, 2018.

Information for students to apply for the 2018 Mary Rosenthal Memorial Student Travel Grant can be found at:  2018 Mary Rosenthal Memorial Student Travel Grant Information.

Deadline extended! The new application deadline is April 15, 2018

To qualify students must meet the following criteria:

  • Be an ABO Member;
  • Be a highschool, undergraduate, graduate student or pre-doctoral student or
  • Be a PhD with a post-doctoral appointment and is currently involved in a full time academic research program for no longer than 2 years.
  • Submit an abstract to present a poster or oral presentation at ABS 2018 and be the presenting author of the abstract. 
  • Provide a suggested budget to attend the Summit
  • Provide a current letter of recommendation for ABS 2018 (See below.)

An additional opportunity to receive Summit support through the ABS Poster Competition will be announced soon. 

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