Dates for your calendar
This is a selection of upcoming dates of interest, but it’s by no means an exhaustive list. We’ll try to do these once in a while, but don’t hesitate to write your own posts to let people know about similar deadlines, or leave a comment below. Also make sure to check the eligibility of all scholarships and grants before applying.
Conference registration opening.
November 8 – Start of abstract submission for the ISSCR meeting (June 13-16, 2012)
December 1 – Start of registration for the ISSCR meeting
Conference registration deadlines.
Keystone announced a few upcoming deadlines for conference abstract submissions, including dates for the following meetings:
November 9 – abstract & scholarship deadline for “The Life of a Stem Cell: From Birth to Death” (March 11-16, 2012)
November 16 – early registration deadline for “Angiogenesis: Advances in Basic Science and Therapeutic Applications” (January 16-21, 2012)
November 17 – early registration deadline for “Epigenomics” joint with “Chromatin Dynamics” (January 17-22, 2012)
November 22 – early registration deadline for “Cardiovascular Development and Regeneration” (January 22-27, 2012)
November 30 – abstract & scholarship deadline for “Non-Coding RNAs” joint with “Eukaryotic Transcription” (March 31 – April 5, 2012)
Grants and fellowships:
November 18 – Application deadline for the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP)
December 16 – Application deadline for the Wellcome Trust’s New Investigator Award
December 16 – Application deadline for the Wellcome Trust’s Senior Investigator Award
December 1 – The very last day to apply to The Company of Biologists Direct Travel grants, which fund travel for conference attendance. These grants are being discontinued.