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Student Awards

The Genevieve Spik Award will be chosen and given to the best student from his/her submission and report. The winner selected among qualified Students/Post-doctoral Fellows under 35 years old will receive a sum of Euro 500 intended to cover the accommodation fees for 5 nights in an economic Hotel and to reimburse registration fee. The cost of Gala dinner will be supplied by the Local Organization.

Applicants are invited to submit an abstract for an oral presentation to be given during the Conference.
Applicants are requested to fill in both the Electronic Registration Form and the Electronic Abstract Submission Form.

Caution: the birth date of the applicant must be indicated in both Abstract and Registration Forms. Moreover, they must forward by e-mail (piera.valenti@uniroma1.it) a photocopy of the page of their passport displaying their photo, surname, first name, birth date, etc….

In addition to the Abstract Submission, a short letter from the applicant’s Supervisor is requested. The Supervisor is asked to provide a brief synopsis of the applicant’s overall contribution to the work being presented, as well as a summary of the resources available for the applicant’s attendance at the conference.

This letter must be sent by mail to piera.valenti@uniroma1.it, Chair of the XIII International Lactoferrin Conference.

The Student Award Abstracts and accompanying Supervisor letters must be submitted before SEPTEMBER 15th, 2017. The applicants will be advised of the decision of the Organizing Committee before SEPTEMBER 25th, 2017.