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Student Travel Grant

The ASA Biopharmaceutical Section Regulatory-Industry Statistics Workshop has funding for student travel grants. Up to $500 per student, by reimbursement, is available to support students’ participation in the 2021 workshop. During the abstract submission process, be sure to designate that you would like your poster considered for the student travel grant.

Eligibility Criteria

To qualify, a student must meet the following requirements:

  • Be a full-time student registered toward a master’s or PhD degree in statistics, biostatistics, or a related field at a college or university when submitting the application
  • Be an author who will present an accepted poster at the 2021 workshop

All recipients of the student travel grants are required to register for the workshop by the advance registration deadline of August 17, 2021.

Selection Procedure

The student travel grant committee is composed of members from industry, the FDA, and academia. Committee members will review all posters in a blinded fashion. A maximum of 10 students will be awarded the travel grant.

Key Dates


  • June 15, 2021
    Conference Early Registration Opens
  • August 16, 2021
    Early Conference Registration Closes
  • August 30, 2021
    Housing Deadline
  • September 2, 2021
    Registration Cancellation Deadline
  • September 21, 2021 – September 23, 2021
    2020 ASA Biopharmaceutical Section Regulatory-Industry Statistics Workshop
  • Program Participants

  • April 16, 2021 – May 20, 2021
    Invited Abstract Submission Open for Accepted Parallel Sessions
  • May 25, 2021 – June 10, 2021
    Session Editing
  • July 7, 2021 – August 25, 2021
    Abstract Editing
  • July 16, 2021
    Speaker/Participant Registration Deadline
  • August 23, 2021
    Short Course materials due from Instructors