With financial support from area companies, BioKansas provides awards for students and postdoctoral researchers. These awards are intended to increase access to training opportunities so early career scientists can better prepare for diverse career opportunities in the biosciences. 
 
Deadline to apply: October 30 

To apply, fill out the application and provide a budget for the proposed event.

The committee will evaluate each application and consider the following criteria for selecting awardees:

  • Applicant is required to be a undergraduate junior or senior, graduate student, or postdoctoral researcher
  • Proposed training opportunity is not readily available within the applicant’s academic training environment
  • Training experience will result in valuable outcomes that advance the applicant’s career readiness
  • Applicant must attend a Kansas or Kansas City metro area institution or the proposed training experience must be based in these areas
  • Training takes place in the December 2020-May 2021 timeframe

Contact communications@biokansas.org with any questions.

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* 1. Name (first and last):

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* 2. Email address:

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* 3. What is your institutional affiliation?

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* 4. What is your department?

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* 5. I am a:

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* 6. In my 

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* 7. Please describe how this training experience will help you reach your career goals or further explore your career interests.

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* 8. Briefly describe the training opportunity and how it’s unique from previous training experiences. Include the event URL.

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* 9. Will you still be able to attend the event if you do not receive a fully funded award? If you are applying for funding support from other sources, please provide a brief summary.

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* 10. Apart from classes, what other activities or organizations are you involved with?

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* 11. List each budget item and anticipated cost (ex: Registration - $250) and the total funding amount requested.

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* 12. I would like to be added to the BioKansas email list to stay up to date on other professional development opportunities and events.

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* 13. Comments

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