IUBMB Wood-Whelan Research Fellowships – Application Form

Please view guidelines before submitting this form: Guidelines IUBMB Wood-Whelan Research Fellowships

The deadline for submitting an application is April 1st and October 1st of the current year. Applicants are encouraged to apply at least one cycle in advance of their anticipated travel; earlier applications will be considered to allow for resubmissions. The deadline submission is 11:59 pm Pacific Standard Time. Late applications will not be considered.

Application - Wood-Whelan Research Fellowship

Applicant information

Are you a resident of a Country that is a member of IUBMB
This is a requirement

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Please upload a certificate or confirmation letter of membership in your local Biochemistry and Molecular Biology society. Accepted file types: pdf, jpg, jpeg, gif, png, Max size 2MB.

Current supervisor

Host information

Is your Host a Resident of a Country that is a Member of IUBMB?
This is a requirement

Project Details

Up to 1.5 pages
Why it is necessary to travel to a particular laboratory to conduct the experiments rather than to perform them in the applicant’s own laboratory or simply to ship the materials
Why will the project require the particular time period requested
Acknowledgment of Receipt of the Fellowship should be made in any Publication(s) that arise(s) as a result of the visit.

Budget

A comprehensive budget should be provided (in US dollars)
Economy return airfares. Attach an estimate of the travel costs provided by a travel agent.
Indicate the accommodation costs for the duration of the stay in the host country for the period of the Fellowship

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Indicate the accommodation costs for the duration of the stay in the host country for the period of the Fellowship. Provide details.

Supporting documents

Maximum file size: 2MB

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Please attach an estimate of the travel costs provided by a travel agent and be based on the costs of the cheapest flight available. Accepted file types: pdf, jpg, jpeg, jpe, gif, png, Max size 2MB.

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A letter of acceptance from the Head of the receiving institute countersigned by the leader of the group in which the applicant will work, stating that the institute will receive the applicant. A list of papers published by the group leader during the past five years should be provided. This letter should give an indication of the living expenses for the period, if the Wood-Whelan Fellowship is expected to provide funds towards these costs and should also indicate what the receiving institute’s contribution will be towards these costs. Accepted file types: pdf, jpg, jpeg, jpe, gif, png, Max size 2MB.

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A letter of recommendation from the Head of the department of the applicant’s institution indicating the reasons why the fellowship would be beneficial. This letter should also list all other fellowships previously received by the applicant, especially for travel abroad to attend meetings or to study at another institution. Accepted file types: pdf, jpg, jpeg, jpe, gif, png, Max size 2MB.
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