Apply Now: William and June Pizzi Travel Award ($1,000)

Illinois Tech undergraduate students interested in neuroscience are invited to apply for a $1,000 travel award to attend Neuroscience 2019, the Society for Neuroscience’s Annual Meeting in Chicago, held October 19–23. The conference is the world’s largest neuroscience conference—with more than 30,000 attendees from 80 countries—for scientists and physicians devoted to understanding the brain and nervous system.

To apply for the travel award, please submit an abstract on the Society for Neuroscience website and send a copy to Elisabeth Hildt (, director of the Center for the Study of Ethics in the Professions, between Thursday, April 11 and Thursday, May 2, 2019. Students can be part of a research team; you do not need to be the first author on the submitted abstract. The travel award is possible by a generous gift from Illinois Tech’s William Pizzi (Ph.D. PSYC ’72).

Please see the flyer  below for more details!