To stimulate research careers in the field of schizophrenia and provide an educational opportunity for young scientists, the Congress will again offer a competition for Young Investigator Travel Awards. Interested applicants in both basic and clinical areas are encouraged to apply. The award is intended to attract bright, young scientists to the field of schizophrenia research and to this meeting. The contribution of young thinkers to scientific inquiry in any discipline is critical. Of the 141 applicants for the 2013 Young Investigator Travel Award, 27 investigators were selected by the Review Committee as the best of the best. All were commendable and many were superior.
Award recipients will receive a travel stipend and waived registration fee to attend the Congress. (Please do not register until determination has been made.)
All applicants will have the opportunity to present their own original research in either a Poster or Oral Session and attend an honorary luncheon.
Applicants must have obtained their Ph.D. or completed their primary specialty residency between September 2009 and September 2014.
To be considered, an applicant must submit an abstract by 22 September 2014 using the online abstract submission procedure.
Previous recipients of this award are not eligible.
Guidelines for online submission:
1) Click on Apply button at bottom of this page.
2) Create a login in ICOSR Abstract Central.
3) Click on the Submission tab at the top.
4) Select Young Investigator Submission role.
5) Submit your abstract.
6) Upload the following as either a .pdf or Word document in Step 8 (Include your family name in the filename of each document):
a. Curriculum Vitae, including Bibliography
b. Letter of Recommendation from supervisor or mentor
Please click here for specific formatting guidelines.
Click on the APPLY button below to be directed to ICOSR Abstract Central.
Applications will be accepted through
5.00p EST Monday 13 October 2014
Please direct any technical submission questions to AbstractCentral Tech Support 434.817.2040 ext. 406