Important Dates

21-Mar-2018: Registration Open
19-Jun-2018: Author Assignments

Meeting Organizers

Richard Harland
University of California, Berkeley

Rebecca Heald
University of California, Berkeley

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Conference and Travel Awards

Conference Travel Awards

Funds will be available to support the participation of graduate students and postdocs that might otherwise be unable to attend. If you wish to be considered for travel support, please complete the Travel Award Application by May 31, 2018. You are not guaranteed that you will receive the amount you ask for on the application. No more than two people from the same lab will be eligible for travel awards. Recipients of travel awards will receive a check at the meeting.

DeLill Nasser Award for Professional Development in Genetics

Graduate student and postdoctoral GSA members are eligible to apply for this award to support travel costs for national and international meetings and laboratory courses, including the International Xenopus Conference. The award is named for long-time GSA member and National Science Foundation Program Director in Eukaryotic Genetics, DeLill Nasser. It is given in recognition of the critical role she played in research and for her love of genetics. Visit the award website for more information.

Poster Awards

Awards will be given for the best poster presentations by GSA members. 

GSA Undergraduate Travel Awards

GSA Undergraduate Travel Awards are available to promote excellence in undergraduate research and education. This award will provide travel support to undergraduate GSA members who will be presenting research findings at a GSA conference.

Learn more about applying for the Awards and contributing to the Award Fund.