Grants for international internships:
The Nora Baart Stichting (NBS) has awarded travel grants to two students.
Marina Hommerson (Molecular Life Sciences, Radboud University) will visit the CUNY Advanced Science Research Center, New York, to study the effect of extrinsic factors in cerebrospinal fluid of multiple sclerosis patients on oligodendrocytes.
Gina Dunkel (Molecular Life Sciences, Radboud University) will be supported for her research at the MD Anderson Cancer Center, Genitourinary Medical Oncology, Houston. She will visualize the function of cytotoxic T cells in melanoma to understand and modulate immune escape mechanisms.
Travel grants for master students to perform research internships abroad (the applicant must be a member of the NVBMB):
- The Nora Baart Stichting (NBS) offers travel grants for master students in the medically oriented molecular life sciences who wish to do their second research internship abroad. Master students in the medically oriented molecular life sciences, who plan to perform their second internship abroad, may apply for financial support to cover travel expenses and extra costs of living to a total amount of maximally € 2000 (intercontinental) or € 1500 (Europe).
More information on how to apply can be found here.
- The Federation of European Biochemical Societies (FEBS) also offers summer travel grants for students wishing to gain research experience in a lab in another FEBS memberstate.
For more information see here.