Seahorse Bioscience Travel Awards

Seahorse Travel Award

Travel Awards for graduate students, post-docs, and young investigators*

To support the exploration of cell metabolism research, Seahorse Bioscience offers travel awards to graduate students, post-doctoral researchers, and young investigators who present a poster or presentation citing data generated using XF technology at any of the eligible scientific meetings or conferences listed below (excluding XF Users' Meetings).

* Young investigators who received a doctoral degree in 2004 or later, and do not have an independent NIH or similar research grant. ** Presentation or poster must include data generated using Seahorse XF technology.

Travel Awards:

  • Poster Travel Award $500
    Recipients will receive US$500 based upon outstanding scientific research citing XF data in a poster.
  • Oral Podium Presentation Travel Award $700
    Recipients will receive US$700 based upon outstanding scientific research citing XF data in a podium presentation.

Eligible Conferences:

Selection Process:

  • Applications must be submitted with the final version of poster or presentation.
  • Research presentations or posters must have been accepted by the meeting organizers for presentation prior to submission to Seahorse Bioscience.
  • Seahorse scientific panel will examine all applications for scientific merit and award eligibility.
  • Award recipients will be notified of their award via email and funds will be provided directly to the recipient via direct bank deposit or wire transfer following the announcement of the award and receipt of all required information.
  • Recipients and their presentations or posters will be cited on the Seahorse website after completion of the conference.


  • Limit 1 Travel Award per person in any calendar year.
  • Limit 3 Travel Awards per department/division/laboratory in any calendar year.
  • XF data will be assessed for its relevance to the findings of the study.
  • XF data must be original to the award application, and not used in previous applications.


(If 'No' ineligible for a Travel Award.)
(Final version required prior to Travel Award payment)
Personal Information
  1. Young investigators received a doctoral degree in 2002 or later and do not have an independent NIH research grant.

Institution Information
Poster/Presentation Information
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