External Training Opportunities


FASEB Science Research Conference (SRC) Series | Registration Now Open for 2019

Collaborate with leading scientists on cutting-edge research and learn about the latest scientific developments in your field.

The FASEB Science Research Conference (SRC) Series provides a unique platform to promote scientific interchange between experts and early career professionals. Each conference is packed with lectures, poster sessions, career workshops, and networking. Start planning your scientific calendar for the new year.

Click HERE to view a summary, keynote speaker, registration rates, and deadlines.

FASEB offers three main types of travel awards to SRC attendees. Be sure to review eligibility requirements and application instructions before submitting your application!

Funding and Awards


 NOSTER Science Microbiome Prize

The NOSTER Science Microbiome Prize is an international prize that rewards innovative research by investigators, under the age of 35, who are working on the functional attributes of the microbiota. The top prize includes a complimentary membership to AAAS, an online subscription to Science, and $25,000 (USD).

Application Deadline: January 24th, 2020

Learn More | Submit Research Essay

The October Featured CHOP Research Trainee is Abolfazl Doostparast, PhD, a postdoctoral fellow.

Recently, Abolfazl's research identifying a gene that acts as a master regulator of schizophrenia during early human brain development was published! To learn more about this incredible discovery, click HERE.  

The Office of Academic Training and Outreach Programs (ATOP) is pleased to announce the call for nominations for the 2019 Award for Excellence in Mentoring Research Trainees. The deadline to submit nominations has been extended to Friday, April 26, 2019.