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Burroughs Wellcome Fund Collaborative Research Travel Grants

Modified: January 6, 2016

The Collaborative Research Travel Grant (CRTG) program provides up to $15,000 in support for researchers from degree-granting institutions to travel either domestically or internationally to a laboratory to acquire a new research technique or to facilitate a collaboration.  Please note that grants cannot be used for travel to domestic or international conferences, to cover salary support, or purchase computers or equipment.  Please note eligibility guidelines below. The application deadline is February 1st.

Contact Michael Kelley, Senior Associate Director, Office of Foundation Relations (847-491-7435) if you are interested in applying.


  • Postdoctoral fellows or faculty at degree-granting institutions in the U.S. or Canada are eligible to apply.
  • Applicants must hold a Ph.D. in mathematics, physics, chemistry, computer science, statistics, or engineering at the time of application; and interested in investigating research opportunities in the biological sciences. Biologists holding a doctoral degree at the time of application who are interested in working with physical scientists, mathematicians, engineers, chemists, statisticians, or computer scientists to incorporate their ideas and approaches to answering biological questions are eligible to apply.
  • Applicants must be citizens or permanent residents of the U.S. or Canada at the time of application.
  • Applicants must submit proposals in the biomedical sciences.
  • Previous travel grant recipients are not eligible to apply.
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