Imagine your research on a global stage! It's high-quality research that makes the ISSCR Annual Meeting the must-attend stem cell meeting of the year. The ISSCR is pleased to once again offer recognition for outstanding abstracts with Travel Awards, Merit Awards, and Outstanding Poster Presentation Awards.
To be eligible for Travel, Merit, and Poster Awards, you must:
- Be a trainee with an active ISSCR membership as of 7 February 2018. Become an ISSCR member.
Apply during the online abstract submission process. Only abstracts submitted during the regular timeframe (not late-breaking) will be considered.
Consult the deadlines for awards application and notification.
ISSCR Travel Awards
These awards are meant to help defray the cost of attending the ISSCR Annual Meeting. Recipients are selected based on the quality of the abstract submission as well as the economic need of the submitter. To apply, indicate your interest during the online abstract submission process. Only trainees with active ISSCR membership as of 7 February 2018 are eligible for consideration.
Notification: Applicants will be notified by 9 March, 2018 of award status
Distribution: Recipients will be awarded complimentary meeting registration and/or a cash award amount. The ISSCR will determine the composition of each recipients' award. Each awardee must have their attendance at the meeting confirmed onsite. Awardees are recognized at the annual meeting, and on the ISSCR website.
ISSCR 2018 Abstract Merit Awards
These awards recognize superior abstracts with a certificate and recognition on the ISSCR website and at the annual meeting. Late-Breaking abstracts are not eligible. No application necessary, only trainees with active ISSCR membership as of 7 February 2018 are considered.
Distribution: Awardees are recognized at the annual meeting, by certificate, and on the ISSCR website.
ISSCR Outstanding Poster Presentation Award
These awards are based on the quality of the abstract submission and your poster presentation. To apply, indicate your interest during the online abstract submission process. Only trainees with active ISSCR membership as of 7 February 2018 are eligible for consideration.
Distribution: The six trainee poster presentation award winners are announced during the final Plenary Session. Each winner will receive a $250 stipend and complimentary meeting registration for the 2019 Annual Meeting in Los Angeles, CA., a free 12-month subscription to Current Protocols in Stem Cell Biology and Cell Stem Cell and a padfolio from Stem Cell Reports. Awardees are recognized on the ISSCR website.