Travel Awards

The RNA Bioscience Initiative provides support for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows to attend RNA-focused scientific meetings, conferences, and workshops, e.g., those listed on the RNA Society's Conferences Page.

Application Process

Applications for RBI Travel Awards are accepted on a rolling basis. To apply, send an email to with the subject line Application for Travel Award, and the following information/documentation in the body-

  1. Description of the meeting, conferences, or workshop (include date, venue, title)
  2. Requested funds (include costs for registration, travel, and housing)
  3. Title/Abstract for your poster or presentation