Underrepresented Minority Travel Awards

About the Award

First introduced in 2016, the ASGCT Underrepresented Minority Travel Awards honor and support ASGCT Associate Members who submitted abstracts to the Annual Meeting. The top candidates, based on average score, will receive a certificate and travel reimbursement stipend of up to $500 to the ASGCT Annual Meeting.  

Criteria and Selection

Underrepresented Minority Travel Awards are determined based on average abstract review scores as well as self-identified ethnic minority status. Candidates must be US residents and self-identify as African American, Pacific Islander, Hispanic, Native American, Inuit, or Aleut. Candidates must be Associate Members of ASGCT and be the first and presenting author of an abstract being submitted for the ASGCT Annual Meeting.


ASGCT Policy Summit

September 23-25, 2020