TRAVEL AWARDS IUIS/AAI
- The AAI Introductory Course in Immunology (July 9-14, 2019, at the UCLA Luskin Conference Center, Los Angeles, California).
- The AAI Advanced Course in Immunology (July 28-August 2, 2019, in the Seaport World Trade Center, in Boston, MA).
AAI will provide registration and housing (for up to 7 nights) for the 8 attendees. The IUIS Education (or GEC) committee will provide support for travel and other associated expenses to a maximum of $2000 US. Any additional cost will be the responsibility of the attendee.
The IUIS Education Committee will solicit applications, make the evaluations, select the participants, review with GEC committee, and pass on the information to AAI for their approval. AAI will then register the selected candidates and reserve their hotel accommodation. Both AAI and IUIS will send the selected candidates a letter of invitation for VISA purposes. AAI is specifying that these courses should represent the first experience in the USA of the attendees.
To apply for these travel awards, please send your curriculum vitae (3 pages maximum), a letter describing your research and why you would benefit from this course as well as confirming that you have not studied or attended a course in the USA before. You should also request an email letter of reference from your supervisor. Send all this information by email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Dr Bishop is a member of the IUIS Education Committee, who will be responsible for the review process with her committee.
All applications for the INTRODUCTORY course should be received prior to January 14, 2019, and for the ADVANCED course prior to January 28, 2019.