Awards

All Travel Award recipients have been notified as of May 26, 2018.

We are pleased to announce that there were a total of 27 Travel Awards provided for the 2018 conference to young scientists. The following organizations generously supported travel awards, thank you for your support!

 

Metabolomics Society

Metabolomics Society Early Career Travel Award
The Metabolomics Society provided ten $500 Early Career travel awards to support the attendance of Early Career Researchers at the annual conference. Successful awardees are eligible to compete for the $200 Metabolomics Society Early Career Prize, awarded to the best early career presentation.

  • Violetta Aru
  • Natasa Giallourou *Winner of the $200 Early Career Prize
  • Takanari Hattori
  • Maaria Kortesniemi
  • Yuanyuan Li
  • Arjun Sengupta
  • Jalal Khalid Siddiqui
  • Fidele Tugizimana
  • Arpana Vaniya
  • Danyue Zhao

 

Metabolomics Society

Metabolomics Society Student Travel Award
The Metabolomics Society provided ten $500 student travel awards for outstanding academic achievement. The top students have been invited to give an oral or poster presentation at the conference and the best presenter will be awarded the $200 Metabolomics Society Student Prize.

  • Jasmine Chong
  • Emilio Cirri *Winner of the $200 Student Prize
  • Yosuke Nakano
  • Hoonsik Nam
  • William Nash
  • Edita Ritmejeryte
  • Courtney Schiffman
  • Xiaotao Shen
  • Patrick J. Trainor
  • Cheng Wang

 

peak scientific

Peak Scientific Travel Award
Peak Scientific has sponsored two $200 travel awards to help cover travel costs. Selection of awardees was based on the scientific quality of the submitted abstracts.

  • Meztli L Matadamas-Guzman
  • Yamini Virkud

 

sciex

SCIEX Travel Award
Gold Sponsor SCIEX has sponsored three $250 travel awards to help cover travel costs. Selection of awardees was based on the scientific quality of the submitted abstracts.

  • Rachel Kelly
  • Jelena Sostare
  • Rebecca Weed

 

Waters stacked

Waters Corporation Travel Award
Platinum Sponsor Waters Corporation has sponsored two $750 travel awards to help cover travel costs. Selection of awardees was based on the scientific quality of the submitted abstracts.

  • Simon JS Cameron
  • Mai Yamamoto

 

MANA

Metabolomics Association of North America (MANA) – Travel Grants
MANA has provided (6) travel grants to its members valued at $500 each for the Metabolomics 2018 conference. Thank you to the West Coast Metabolomics Center and the MANA Board of Directors for sponsoring these awards!

  • Sandi Azab
  • Jacquelyn Walejko
  • Pengcheng Wang
  • Jeremy Winders
  • Mai Yamamoto
  • Jun Zhou

 

Metabolomics Society

Metabolomics Society Early Career Prize and Travel Awards Scheme
The Metabolomics Society Early Career Awards recognize outstanding academic achievement.
Early career researchers* can apply for one of ten Metabolomics Society Early Career Travel Awards to support their attendance at the Metabolomics Society annual conference. If successful they are then eligible to compete for the Metabolomics Society Early Career Prize, awarded to the best early career presentation.

*Eligibility, applicants must be:

  • Within 5 years of obtaining highest degree.
  • A member of the Metabolomics Society continuously for at least 3 months prior to the conference. Must be a member by March 28, when oral abstracts are due.
  • Registered for the conference and attend in person.
  • Not eligible for the Metabolomics Society Student Travel Awards

Student and Early Career abstracts that are submitted for travel awards will be reviewed by the Conference and Training Committee.

 

Metabolomics Society

Metabolomics Society Student Prize and Travel Awards Scheme
The Metabolomics Society Student Awards recognize outstanding academic achievement.
Students* can apply for one of ten Metabolomics Society Student Travel Awards to support their attendance at the Metabolomics Society annual conference. If successful they are then eligible to compete for the Metabolomics Society Student Prize, awarded to the best student presentation.

*Eligibility, applicants must be:

  • A Student member of the Metabolomics Society continuously for at least 3 months prior to the conference. Must be a member by March 28, when oral abstracts are due.
  • Registered for the conference and attend in person.

 Student and Early Career abstracts that are submitted for travel awards will be reviewed by the Conference and Training Committee.

The deadline to submit an abstract was May 7.