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    FASEB MARC Travel Awards Available to Attend ASBMR 2013 Annual Meeting

    Date: June 12, 2013

    FASEB Minority Access to Research Careers GrantThe Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB) Minority Access to Research Careers (MARC) Program provides funding for travel awards to support the participation of Faculty/ Mentors and Students, and Poster/Oral Presenters at ASBMR Meetings. FASEB has approved the ASBMR 2013 Annual Meeting for MARC funding. The awards help to defray meeting registration and travel-related expenses (lodging, transportation, per diem) for eligible underrepresented minority undergraduate and graduate students, post-baccalaureates, post doctorates, junior faculty and mentors/faculty scientists in the biomedical and behavioral science. Each qualified applicant will receive funding of up to $250 for the one-day ASBMR Muscle Symposium and up to $1,850 for the ASBMR 2013 Annual Meeting. Applicants must be USA citizens, or non-citizen nationals, or permanent residents residing in the USA or USA territories. Deadline for applications is August 9, 2013. For eligibility, application forms and deadlines click here.