Travel Awards for Annual SBPz Meeting in Caxambu, Brazil

The Brazilian Society for Protozoology (SBPz) are very pleased to announce that they are accepting applications for the “SBPz Travel Award”. This is a financial support in the form of payments for accommodation costs (3 days) and registration fees for the XXXIV Annual Meeting of SBPz that will be awarded to post-graduate students and post-docs from foreign countries and residents abroad who are interested in presenting their work at the next meeting on November 05 to 07 at the Hotel Glória in Caxambu, MG. With this award, SBPz seeks to stimulate the interaction between young researchers from different countries and Brazilian members of this Society, to increase the possibility for new collaborations between Brazilian groups and foreign researchers as well as creating opportunities for foreign researchers interested in developing their research in Brazil.
To apply, candidates must submit by e-mail: sbpztravelaward@sbpz.org.br by 20 June.
(1) Full Name;
(2) Category (Postgraduate or Postdoc);
(3) Abstract according to instructions here: http://sbpz.org.br/en/sbpz-travel-award-2/
(4) Copy of passport;
(5) Letter from PhD or postdoctoral supervisor indicating the importance of the participation of the student/postdoc at the Annual Meeting of SBPz..
Submitted abstracts will be evaluated by a committee of members of the SBPz scientific board and the result with the names of the winners will be announced before the final date for abstract submission. Dr. Edmundo Carlos Grisard, SBPz President
e-mail: sbpztravelaward@sbpz.org.br (please contact SBPz directly for all enquiries)