Grant Overview

The Harper Cancer Research Institute (HCRI) is pleased to announce the availability of travel grants to support Graduate Students and Post-Doctoral Fellows traveling to academic conferences. Each grant is worth $250.

Eligibility

  • Graduate Students and Post-Doctoral Fellows must be presenting at the conference for which they are requesting funding
  • Graduate Students and Post-Doctoral Fellows must also present their projects at HCRI Research Day
  • Graduate Students' and Post-Doctoral Fellows' participation in HCRI sponsored events will be taken into consideration when reviewing travel grant requests

Application Instructions

PLEASE READ ALL INSTRUCTIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE SUBMITTING AN APPLICATION

Application Deadline and Start Date:

  • Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis

Application Requirements:

  • Formatting
    • Single spaced
    • Arial 11 font or larger
    • Margins 0.6" or larger
    • Assemble all sections below into a single PDF for submission
  • Cover Page (1 page)
    • Conference title, date, location
    • Applicant name, institution, department, position/title, email
    • PI name, institution, department, position/title, email    
  • Conference Overview (1 page maximum) should include:
    • Provide a description of the conference and the research that the candidate (Graduate Student or Post-Doctoral Fellow) will be presenting.
  • Letter of support/recommendation from candidate‚Äôs PI