ORT Conference Participation Award

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A poster for the ORT Conference Participation Award with graphics of a prize award, a microscope, a magnifying glass, and the ORT logo in the outer corners of it. Text in the centre reads "Apply Now! ORT Conference Participation Award. Application cycles in March, July and November. Up to $500 to attend conferences

ORT Conference Participation Award

The Office of Research Trainees (ORT) is committed to providing research support for students and postdoctoral researchers at the University Health Network (UHN). To this end, the ORT is pleased to offer a limited number of conference participation awards to enable graduate students and postdoctoral researchers to participate in national and international conferences and share their research in oral and/or poster presentations. The objective of the ORT Conference Participation Awards is to advance research, enable knowledge translation and contribute to the career development of UHN research trainees and postdocs.

Funds Available:
The value of individual awards will be up to $500 to be used for conference participation.

Three Annual Cycles:

  • March – for conference participation between May and August.
  • July – for conference participation between September and December.
  • November – for conference participation between January and April.
Next Deadline: July 5th, 2024 at 5 p.m. ET

ORT Conference Participation Award instructions and application can be downloaded here:
July 2024-ORT-Conference-Participation-Award (128 downloads )