Doorstep Meeting Grant

Need financial assistance to attend the Doorstep Meeting? ASCB is offering need-based grants to offset registration costs to its members planning to attend the virtual meeting. A limited number of grants are available.

The meeting grants are open to those who have already registered or are planning to register. Those who identify as a member of an underrepresented group in the sciences are encouraged to apply.

The Doorstep Meeting Grants are supported by The Kavli Foundation.

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Must be an ASCB member
  • Must demonstrate financial need
  • Must have a strong interest and commitment to the neuro and cell biology community

*If you are not an ASCB member and need financial assistance, please contact Danielle Raiford at


  • Provide a list of funding you have received from other grants, like the Pell grant, universities, or PIs.
  • Provide responses to the following questions in 200 words or less:
    1. Explain why you need financial assistance to attend the Doorstep Meeting
    2. Explain how you will benefit from attending the Doorstep Meeting

Application Deadline: Wednesday, November 10, 2021


Contact us Danielle Raiford at

2021 Doorstep Meeting:

The Cell Biology of Neurodegeneration and Repair
Tuesday, November 30, 2021
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM EST
Location: Virtual

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