Travel Awards Available for the Spring National American Chemical Society Meeting

Posted on 9/24/2009 12:53:23 PM

The NSF-REU Leadership Group announced the availability of Travel Awards for REU students who will attend and present their research at the spring National American Chemical Society Meeting in San Francisco, California, March 21-25, 2010.

Each award will be $600, with only two awards made to students from a single REU site without special considerations. Students are encouraged to apply immediately after submitting their abstracts to the ACS (through the ACS website). The deadline for submitting abstracts to the Undergraduate Research poster session is October 19, 2009, at 11:00 p.m. CST (other divisions may have earilier deadlines). Check travel award application materials for restrictions on eligibility for travel awards. Awardees will be notified by e-mail on Dec. 1, 2009.

To apply for a Travel Award to present research at the Spring ACS Meeting, e-mail Dr. Jon Southard (, Biochemistry coordinator, for more information.

Department of Biochemistry