Congratulations to Anantha Marisetty and Dhanya Nambiar, winners of the Proteintech AACR Travel Grant Competition.
Both winners have been awarded $1000 each to attend the AACR annual meeting in Washington D.C.
The winning abstracts will be made available in the coming days. Thank you to all who entered the competition. Check back for more competitions and travel grants on our company news section and social media pages.
Proteintech is proud to support young cancer researchers by offering 2 x $1000 travel grants to attend the AACR annual meeting this April in Washington D.C.
The travel competition is open to any scientist planning to attend the AACR 2017 meeting and offers 2 x $1,000 awards towards the cost of registration, travel, and accommodation in Washington D.C.
Entry Deadline: March, 6 2017
Winner Announcement: March, 13 2017
Look out for updates and announcements via our social media pages. @proteintech.
Full terms and conditions can be found below.
1. Who can enter?
Any scientist planning to attend the AACR 2017 meeting in April can enter the competition. However, they must be based at a University or research institution. Scientists from private companies are not eligible to enter the competition.
2. When is the entry deadline?
The deadline for all entries is March, 6 2017
3. How do I enter?
Please complete the entry form below, including an abstract of current research.
4. How will the winners be picked?
Proteintech has assembled a group of academic peers to pick the winners based on which research abstracts they deem most interesting in the field of cancer research.
5. When will the winners be announced?
The winners will be announced on March, 13 at ptglab.com, Proteintech social media and via the Proteintech email newsletter. The winner will be emailed by a representative from Proteintech before this date.
6. What expenses can I be reimbursed for?
Proteintech Group will cover the cost of accommodation for the duration of AACR, your return airfare to Washington D.C, and a full delegate registration pass up to the value of $1000.
7. What happens if the 200 entry limit is reached before the deadline?
To make sure that your abstract gets the attention it deserves, we have limited the number of entries to 200. Once the limit is reached, the landing page will be taken offline and you will no longer be able to enter.
8. How will I be reimbursed?
Once proof of payment for each expense has been received, Proteintech Group will issue a check to the winners for the total amount spent on the expenses covered.
9. When will I be reimbursed?
Proteintech Group will reimburse the winners within seven days of receiving proof of payment.
10. Can I be reimbursed if I have already paid for my travel, etc?
Yes. Proteintech Group can still cover the costs if you provide receipts of the itinerary you have already booked.
11. What is the total amount I can receive to cover my costs?
The travel awards offered will cover costs up to a total amount of $1000 for each winner. Entrants are only eligible to receive the accommodation, travel, and registration costs pertaining to the AACR meeting. If the total amount of these costs does not reach $1000, the entrant is unable to claim the remaining balance.
12. Will the winners be required to do anything after the announcement?
By submitting an entry for the competition, all entrants agree to participate in all promotional opportunities, including, but not limited to, press releases, media interviews, advertisements, social media, videos, etc. For any further information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Terms and conditions