The International Society for Gender Medicine (IGM) offers a Young Scientists Travel Grant 500 US $ (and exemption from admission fees) to the 8th Congress on Gender Medicine, Sendai, Japan in September 14th-16th 2017.
In order to apply for the Young Investigators Travel Grant you must be either an individual member of IGM or a member of a national Society for Gender Medicine, be less than 40 years old and your work must be original, specifically addressing sex-and gender aspects and not have been previously published.
firstname.lastname@example.org . Please include your short CV, your contact details and a written confirmation of your co-authors related to your submission.
Please send your structured abstract in IMRAD format (Introduction, Materials and Methods, Results, Analysis, Discussion) of up to 400 words (not including figures) by e-mail to
Deadline for submission: May 31st.
Announcement of awardee: June 14th.
The winner of the award will be contacted directly and her/his name will be published on the website and the facebook page of IGM . By applying for the award you declare that you agree with this publication policy.
Young scientists are encouraged to also apply for the Young Scientist award at the congress website (http://www2.convention.co.jp/igm2017/yia/index.html ). Yet, please also note that winners of the Young Scientist Award offered by the congress organizers are not eligible to receive in addition the IGM travel award.