Travel Awards Information on travel awards provided by The University of Rochester Graduate Women In Science (GWIS) Application deadlines are November 15th and April 15th. You must be a graduate student in years 1 through 4 and an active participant in GWIS. Travel will be sponsored on the basis of scientific merit and need. View our past travel awards. Application Process: Submit a completed Application Form along with a copy of your C.V., and copies of your peer-reviewed publications to Stephanie Scoville Request that your Ph.D. mentor and one of your Ph.D. advisory committee members each forward a letter of reference to Stephanie Scoville. A one-page follow-up report from travel awardees is required within one month after travel is completed. This should be submitted to Stephanie Scoville. 20152014201320122011 Archive Cara Brand Receives GWIS Travel and Conference AwardWednesday, September 16, 2015Cara Brand, a 5th year graduate student in Dr. Daven Presgraves' lab received a travel and conference award from GWIS. She attended the Annual meeting of the Society for Molecular Biology and Evolution (SMBE) in Vienna, Austria from July 12th - 16th. View her Travel report followup. Stephanie Daifuku Receives GWIS Travel and Conference AwardFriday, September 4, 2015Stephanie Daifuku, a 4th year graduate student in Michael L. Neidig's lab received a travel and conference award from GWIS. She attended the 250th American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting in Boston, MA from August 16-20, 2015. View her Travel report followup. Christina Brule Receives GWIS Travel and Conference AwardWednesday, June 10, 2015Christina Brule, a 5th year graduate student in the Grayhack Lab received a travel and conference award from GWIS. She attended the 20th Annual Meeting of the RNA Society in Madison, Wisconsin from May 26-31 2015. View her Travel report followup.