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Travel/Abstract Awards

The objective of these travel awards is to provide funds for AGA abstract authors to attend Digestive Disease Week® (DDW).

The applicant audience includes post-docs, clinical fellows, medical residents, medical and graduate students presenting an abstract accepted by AGA at DDW.

$500
4 Awards
1 Year Term
This $500 travel award supports recipients who are graduate students, medical students, medical residents (residents up to postgraduate year three), clinical fellows or postdoctoral fellows giving abstract-based oral or poster presentations at Digestive Disease Week® (DDW) that communicate research into health or health care disparities.

Application Opens:

November 30, 2021

Application Deadline:

February 22, 2022
Upcoming: Not Open For Applications
$500-$1,000
14 Awards
1 Year Term
This $500 travel award supports recipients who are graduate students, medical students or medical residents (residents up to postgraduate year three) giving abstract-based oral or poster presentations at Digestive Disease Week® (DDW). The top scoring abstract will be designated the Student Abstract of the Year and receive a $1,000 award. Four recipients will receive the AGA–Radhika Srinivasan Student Abstract Prize.

Application Opens:

November 30, 2021

Application Deadline:

February 22, 2022
Upcoming: Not Open For Applications
$750
2 Awards
1 Year Term
This $750 travel award supports early career (i.e., 35 years of age or younger at the time of Digestive Disease Week® (DDW)) basic, translational or clinical investigators residing outside North America giving abstract-based oral or poster presentations at DDW.

Application Opens:

November 30, 2021

Application Deadline:

February 22, 2022
Upcoming: Not Open For Applications
$500-$1,000
14 Awards
1 Year Term
This $500 travel award supports recipients who are MD, PhD or equivalent fellows giving abstract-based oral or poster presentations at Digestive Disease Week® (DDW). The top scoring abstract will be designated the Fellow Abstract of the Year and receive a $1,000 award.

Application Opens:

November 30, 2021

Application Deadline:

February 22, 2022
Upcoming: Not Open For Applications
$500
3 Awards
1 Year Term
This $500 travel award supports recipients who are graduate students, medical students, medical residents (residents up to postgraduate year three), clinical or postdoctoral fellows giving abstract-based oral or poster presentations at Digestive Disease Week® (DDW). The abstract must focus on an eosinophilic gastrointestinal disease.

Application Opens:

November 30, 2021

Application Deadline:

February 22, 2022
Upcoming: Not Open For Applications
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