Travel Awards

Well-being, Health and Biomedical Discovery


Academic Unit: Inquire with Unit

Memorial Deadline: Thursday 10th, January 2019

External Deadline: Tuesday 15th, January 2019


Coming soon, these awards are intended to defray the travel costs associated with making a scientific presentation as a first author or presenter at a conference, symposium or other appropriate professional meeting. PhD or MD/PhD students, and post-doctoral/medical/clinical fellows are eligible to apply.

It is anticipated that up to 10 Travel Awards will be awarded in each competition (30 awards per year).

Please note the following:

  • Starting with the January 2019 competition, applications will only be accepted for conference dates within 6 months followingthe funding start date.
  • Eligible expenses include: 1) Conference registration fees; 2) Accommodations; and 3) Transportation, and will not exceed $2,000.
  • Individuals may receive this award only once per stage of training (PhD, MD, Post-doctoral fellow). Unsuccessful applicants may reapply in subsequent competitions.

For full program details, visit the CCS website.

Funding Sources

Canadian Cancer Society

This opportunity was posted by: RGCS

Last modified: October 18, 2018