Postgraduate Research Funding Opportunities

Postgraduate Research Travel Grant


Applications for 2019/20 are OPEN.

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Applications will only be taken for conferences/meetings held from the 1st October 2019 onwards (for the financial year 2019-2020).


Please read the Postgraduate Research Travel Grant Application guidelines: Postgraduate travel fund guidelines 2019 - 2020


Please download the Postgraduate Research Travel Grant Application Form: Postgraduate Travel fund 2019 - 2020 and read carefully the instructions.


Once completed, please return the application to the following email address: 


Thank You



Postgraduate Research Travel Grant Awardees 2019

Student Firstname Student Surname Conference/Meeting Location Abstract Title
Sarah Drummond The Experimental Biology Meeting 2019 Orlando, Florida Role of NADPH oxidase in chronic intermittent hypoxia-induced respiratory dysfunction: Insights from pharmacological and transgenic approaches'
Sara AlMarabeh 2019 APS/ASN Control of Renal Function in Health and Disease Conference Charlottesville, Virginia Blunted diuretic and natriuretic responses to volume expansion following exposure to chronic intermittent hypoxia
Andreea Mona Pavel Congress of joint European Neonatal Societies Maastricht, Netherlands Early predictive biomarkers for grade and seizures in neonatal encephalopathy
Francisco Donoso European Behavioural Pharmacology Society (EBPS) Biennial Meeting 2019 Braga, Portugal Dietary Intervention with Polyphenols Ameliorates Maternal Separation-Induced Depressive Behaviours
Eimear Maloney Society for Social Medicine and Population Health and International Epidemiology Association European Congress, Joint Annual Scientific Meeting. Cork, Ireland The incidence of first seizures, new diagnosis of epilepsy, and seizure mimics in a defined geographic region in Ireland

Postgraduate Research Travel Grant Awardees 2018

Student Surname Student Firstname Conference/Meeting Location Abstract Title
Fennelly Mehael Actions of Infections Conference Birmingham Real-time Monitoring of Biological Airborne Particles in the Hospital Environment (ReM-BAPHE)
Jinih Marcel Society of Academic and Research Surgery Annual Meeting University of Nottingham Evaluation of the novel anti-neoplastic agent 1,4,5-Oxathiazinane-4,4-dioxide (OTD) in Triple-negative Breast cancer
Burns David International meeting of the American Physiological Society San Diego, USA Chronic Intermittent Hypoxia Enhances Respiratory Muscle Weakness in Dystrophindeficient mdx Mice
Leacy Jack Experimental Biology 2018 San Diego, USA The Neurovascular Coupling Response Remains Intact During Incremental Ascent to High Altitude (4370m) in Acclimatized Healthy Volunteers
Boscaini Serena 25th Experimental Congress on Obesity (ECO 2018) Vienna, Austria Dietary alpha-lactalbumin influences energy balance in association with altered gut microbiota composition and intestinal nutrient transporters without affecting body weight in high-fat diet fed mice.
Maloney Eimer International Congress of Clinical Neurophysiology & American Academy of Neurology Washington, USA The Incidence of First Seizures, New Diagnosis of Epilepsy and Seizure Mimics in County Cork, Ireland; An Epidemiologic Protocol and Interim Report

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