The Women & Children's Health Research Institute (WCHRI) provides access to travel funds for all trainees registered in a graduate or post-graduate program at the University of Alberta in an area related to women’s and children’s health. The trainee’s mentor must be a WCHRI member. These funds may be used for travel to a research-related conference where the trainee is presenting their research, is first author on the submitted abstract and where the abstract is clearly related to research in women or children’s health.
A maximum of $1,000 per trainee is available to:
· Resident Trainees
· Subspecialty Trainees/Fellows
· PhD Trainees
· MSc Trainees
· Post-Doctoral Trainees
Each trainee is eligible to apply once during each program type. Each mentor may sponsor a maximum of two trainee travel awards per fiscal year.
Request for Travel Funds form can be found here.
Please read the Guidelines which can be found here.
Finance Administrative Assistant
women & children’s health research institute
University of Alberta
4-081 Edmonton Clinic Health Academy (ECHA)
11405 - 87 Avenue NW
Edmonton, AB T6G 1C9
Phone: (780) 248-1219
Fax: (780) 248-5616