Travel Grants

We anticipate a small number of travel grants, aimed at partially assisting with airfare and accommodation, from the industry to sponsor young researchers in the field of aptamers to attend Aptamers 2016 at Oxford. If you are interested in applying for one of these grants please email on or

Application and eligibility criteria:

1-You must be a member of the International Society on Aptamers (Apply for membership – it’s free)

2-You must be a registered delegate of the symposium (Aptamers 2016).

3-You must be an advanced graduate student or a postdoc within two years of your PhD.

4-You must have at least one publication on Aptamers in a peer-reviewed journal if you are a graduate student, or two if you are a postdoc.

5-You must be presenting a poster or an oral talk at the symposium.

Application procedure:

1-Register for the symposium

2-Submit your abstract, brief CV (single page, one-sided) and student ID at the time of registration.

3-Your abstract and CV will be reviewed by members of the symposium committee and the INSOAP advisory board.

4-Selected candidates will be informed and their CV(s) will be passed on to potential sponsors.

5-The application deadline is 20 January 2016.


Aptamers 2016 Travel Grant Sponsors


Base-Pair-TravelBase Pair Biotechnologies, Inc
9307 Broadway St., Suite 390
Pearland, Texas 77584
United States

nal-von-minden-Travelnal von minden GmbH
Friedenstrasse 32
Regensburg, Bavaria 93053

LPM-TravelLibrary Publishing Media
An Open-Access Publisher
Oxfordshire, Oxford
United Kingdom