NIDDK Announces Travel Awards to AAIP’s 45th Annual Meeting and Health Conference

April 29, 2016
Posted by AAIP NEWS on 04/29/2016 AAIP’s 45th Annual Meeting and Health Conference
August 11-14, 2016
Oakland, CA
  A limited number of travel awards will be offered to American Indian/Alaska Native undergraduate students who may have an interest in biomedical research relating to the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) mission areas, including diabetes, endocrinology, metabolism, nutrition, obesity, and digestive, liver, urologic, kidney and hematologic diseases. As a recipient of this award, students will receive paid travel expenses, lodging and per diem to the AAIP Annual Conference that will be held in Oakland, California on August 11-14, 2016. Students will be required to attend a Workshop on NIDDK Research Training Opportunities while at the Annual Conference. This travel award is NOT for the 2016 AAIP/University of Minnesota Pre-Admission Workshop. To apply for a travel award, students must submit an AAIP Primary Data Sheet, have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA and have an interest in NIDDK scientific research areas. The deadline to submit an application and all required documentation is Friday, June 24, 2016and the application must be received by the AAIP office on this date. Late applications will not be considered. To download the Primary Data Sheet, please click HERE.    For any questions or more information, please contact Gary Lankford at 405-946-7072 or e-mail