John Pisano Travel Grant
JOHN J. PISANO TRAVEL GRANTS DEADLINE INFORMATION
Applications for an award may be submitted at any time and will be reviewed within 3 months of receipt.
The John J. Pisano Travel Grants are administered
through the Office of NIH History for the purpose
of encouraging historical research relating to the
NIH intramural programs. The grants are named in
honor of Dr. John J. Pisano (1929-1985), a distinguished
biochemist and former chief of the Section on Physiological
Chemistry, Laboratory of Chemistry, National Heart,
Lung, and Blood Institute. The program is funded
by the John J. Pisano Memorial Fund of the Foundation
for Advanced Education in the Sciences, Inc., a
non federal organization associated with the NIH.
For more information on the Pisano Travel Grants,
please read our collection of comments
by previous grant awardees.
SIZE AND FREQUENCY OF AWARDS
One or two grants each year are expected to be available at the level of $1,500 for United States residents and $2,000 for recipients who reside outside the United States . This will be a lump sum award. Recipients are responsible for making all arrangements for travel to and accommodations in Bethesda . There are no additional funds for expenses.
- APPLICATION PROCEDURE
Applicants must submit to email@example.com (1)
a curriculum vitae and (2) a description of the proposed project, not to
exceed 1500 words, excluding references, explaining the research and what
aspect of it will be assisted by the ability to travel to the NIH in Bethesda
, Maryland . Applicants must also arrange to have submitted one supporting
letter from a referee qualified to comment on the scholarly merit of the
proposal. Letters of recommendation may initially be sent by email or by
fax (to 301-402-1434) if an original copy follows by mail.
- By regular or express mail
Applicants must submit one copy of a narrative description of the proposed
project, not to exceed 1500 words, excluding references, explaining the
research and what aspect of it will be assisted by the ability to travel
to the NIH in Bethesda , Maryland . Applicants must also submit a curriculum
vitae and one supporting letter from a referee qualified to comment on
the scholarly merit of the proposal. Applications should addressed to:
John J. Pisano Travel Grants
Building 45, Room 3AN38
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda , MD 20892-6330.
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