The Jacobo and Estela Klip Award
CELL BIOLOGY RESEARCH IN CANADA
TRAVEL AWARD FOR LATIN AMERICAN STUDENTS AND FELLOWS
The Jacobo and Estela Klip Award A new award has been created to support Latin American graduate students or postdoctoral fellows interested in collaborative research with one of the laboratories of the Cell Biology Program of the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada. The Jacobo and Estela Klip Fund will provide $8,000 (Cdn) to support the travel and accommodation expenses for successful candidates to spend a period of 4-6 months in a laboratory of their choice in the Cell Biology Program. The members of the Cell Biology Program and their areas of interest can be found at:
See the details and for directions to the application website.
We encourage you to apply for the calling 2021 of this fellowship!
Results of the Calling 2020
Selected trainees will receive the Jacobo and Estela Klip Travel Award.
The three recipients are from Argentina, Chile, and Mexico:
María Eugenia Perez Collado came from Argentina, is a PhD student in Molecular biology and biotechnology. Maria Eugenia is a member of the Department of Cell Biology in the Institute for Research in Biotechnology IIBIO – CONICET (National University of San Martín).
Liliana A. Toledo Valenzuela came from Chile, is a PhD student in the Department of Physiology, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile.
Dante Barreda Landa came from Mexico, has a PhD in immunology from the National Polytechnic Institute.