Family Care Travel Award

Family Care Travel Award Application

The Center for Faculty Development and Diversity, with the support of the Brigham and Women's Physician's Organization and the Biomedical Research Institute, is pleased to announce the Family Care Travel Award to assist faculty who are caring for a dependent family member at home.  The Award will provide financial support to defray some of the costs of traveling with dependents, or extra care at home, while traveling for professional meetings critical to promoting the advancement of early career scholars with familial obligations. 

Each award will be limited to a maximum of $750.   A lifetime limit of 2 awards will apply to each applicant.

The full rules and eligibility are available online HERE

Please note the online application cannot be saved.  Be prepared to provide the following information.

  • Conference name
  • Location
  • Date of conference
  • Date(s) of travel
  • Conference significance to career advancement
  • Description of dependent care arrangement
  • Itemized budget of expenses for which this award will be used
  • Curriculum vitae
Applications accepted from 04/18/2011 11AM to 10/01/2017 11PM.