Trainee Travel Award Opportunities for Teratology Society Annual Meeting

We hope to see you at the 58th Annual Meeting of the Teratology Society being held June 23-27, 2018 at the Hilton Clearwater Beach Resort in Clearwater, Florida!

Please note that Wednesday February 15th is the deadline for Abstract Submission. Graduate students and postdoctoral fellows whose abstracts are accepted are eligible to apply for the following travel awards:

Student and Postdoctoral Fellow Travel Awards: All students and postdoctoral fellows who have an abstract accepted for presentation at the Teratology Society meeting will be eligible to receive a $500 travel award. After submitting an abstract through the Abstract Submission portal, each trainee must also complete the Travel Award application. Please note the Travel Award application deadline is February 22.

Edward W. Carney Trainee Award: This competitive award supports the travel of a graduate student or postdoctoral fellow to present at the Teratology Society meeting. Application requirements and instructions are available on the Teratology Society website. Please note the application deadline is February 15.

FASEB DREAM Mentored Platform/Poster Travel Award: This award provides up to $1850 in travel assistance to trainees who meet specific eligibility criteria and are returning or first-time presenters at the Teratology Society Annual Meeting. The application deadline for this travel award is April 30, but trainees planning to apply must submit their abstracts by February 15.

Full information regarding the Annual Meeting program, registration, lodging, room sharing, and more are available on the Annual Meeting Website.

We understand that travel budgets are tight. If you need documentation to submit with your request to attend the meeting, please contact headquarters at

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