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Last Call to Apply for a Basic Science Travel Award

The Feb. 23 deadline to apply for a 2023 Basic Science Travel Award is almost here. Digestive Disease Week® (DDW) will award up to 20 early career researchers with a $1,000 grant and recognition at this year’s meeting in May. If you meet the requirements listed below, this is a great opportunity to be awarded for your hard work. Don’t miss your chance — apply by Thursday, Feb. 23.

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Application Requirements

To qualify, recipients must:

  • Currently be enrolled in a training program or within three years of completing their training as of the Feb. 23, 2023, application deadline.
  • Be listed as the presenting author of a basic science abstract accepted for presentation at DDW 2023.
  • Attend DDW 2023 and present their abstract in person in Chicago at the time and date specified in their abstract acceptance notification.


Visit the DDW website for more details, including a list of required application materials. If you have any questions about the award, please contact the DDW Program Team.

Additional Awards Available

DDW’s sponsoring societies also have abstract-related awards and grants available. Visit the respective society websites for more details on how to apply.

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