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Awards for Abstracts

The Scientific Committee will reward abstracts of outstanding quality and provide the submitting author with a Travel Grant to attend the SSC 2014 meeting. Two categories of Travel Grants will be available in limited number to the abstract submitters.

Young Investigator Award applications were available during abstract submission and are now closed. Travel Grant Award letters will be mailed to recipients in mid-April. 

Reach the World Awards are prioritized for abstract presenters.
For those not submitting abstracts, please apply to ssc2014abs@mci-group.com and explain how this grant and meeting will be of benefit in driving up standards of care for patients.

Reach the World Award

International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis will award travel grants to clinicians and scientists from developing countries to help subsidize travel to the Meeting (a copy of current passport showing country of residence will be required). Those that are presenter and first author of an abstract submitted to the Meeting will be prioritized.

For those not submitting abstracts, please apply to ssc2014abs@mci-group.com and explain how this grant and meeting will be of benefit in driving up standards of care for patients.

To be eligible for the award, the recipient must attend the Meeting.

Young Investigator Award

The Young Investigators Awards are provided in the form of travel grants to medical trainees and young scientists (under 35 years of age as of June 23, 2014) who submit highly rated abstracts. The awards help subsidize travel to the Meeting. In order to be considered for an award, the Young Investigator must be the presenter and first author of an abstract submitted to the Meeting.

The highest rated abstract in each SSC Subcommittee Category will be selected for Oral Presentation in that session and will be eligible for an ISTH Travel Grant. Please note that you need to be willing to submit this presentation orally.

To be eligible for the award, the recipient must attend the Meeting, and members of the ISTH will be given priority.


Key Dates

March 28, 2014
Early Registration Deadline

June 19, 2014
Pre-Registration Deadline

June 23-26, 2014
SSC 2014

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