Student/Early Career Opportunities

Awards & Grants

ASLO Student Travel Awards

Upon registration and abstract submission, students will be offered the opportunity to apply for a Student Travel Award to defray the cost of travel and/or registration for the meeting. To be eligible, applicants must be an ASLO student member, have submitted an abstract and registered as a student. The application should all be received in accordance with all meeting deadlines and guidelines. Travel awards will be paid in U.S. dollars only. Applicants will be notified in March 2016.

ASLO Early Career Travel Grants

A limited number of travel grants will be available for ASLO early career members to defray the cost of registration and/or travel to the meeting in Santa Fe. ASLO early career travel grant applications must be submitted at the same time as the meeting registration and abstract submission including payment of both fees. To be eligible, the application should all be received in accordance with all meeting deadlines and guidelines. Travel grants will be paid in U.S. dollars only. Applicants will be notified in March 2016.

Outstanding Student Presentation Awards

As with all ASLO meetings, outstanding student presentations will be recognized. Students at the 2016 Summer Meeting will be evaluated on the basis of innovation/scientific insight, quality of experimental design/methods, and clarity/effectiveness. All student presentations will be evaluated, talks and posters.