Funding for Travel

Funding for Travel

  • Graduate Mobility Awards

    The Graduate Mobility Award encourages graduate students to study and conduct research abroad as part of their McGill degree program by defraying part of the cost of the international experience.


McKinnell Travel Award

Established in 1993 by the Estate of late Margaret McKinnell - Biochemistry's Unknown AngelĀ  to provide support for a Biochemistry graduate student to attend a scholarly meeting or conference relating to their graduate research.


  • Student must be first author presenter of poster or talk at a scientific meeting
  • Student is only entitled to one MCKinnell award while training towards a Ph.D.

Value: $750.00

Application: Send an email to albert.berghuis [at] (Dr Albert Berghuis), Chair, Department of Biochemistry, and copy briana.blair [at] (Briana Blair)

Please include a copy of the meeting poster and/or an abstract of your presentation, providing your destination and time of travel.


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