FASEB MARC (Maximizing Access to Research Careers) Program has announced the travel award recipients for the Immunohistochemistry and Microscopy Course, held at the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole, MA, March 11-19, 2017. These awards are meant to promote the entry of students, post doctorates and scientists from underrepresented groups into the mainstream of the basic science community and to encourage the participation of young scientists at the Immunohistochemistry and Microscopy Course. This year MARC conferred 4 awards totaling $9,600.
The FASEB MARC Program is funded by a grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences, National Institutes of Health. A primary goal of the MARC Program is to increase the number and competitiveness of underrepresented groups engaged in biomedical and behavioral research.
The following participants have been selected to receive a FASEB MARC IHCM Trainee Award:
Joash Lake, Pennsylvania State University
Sebastian Vera-Mercado, University of Puerto Rico
Omar Perez-Reyes, University of Puerto Rico
Jonathan Crooke Rosado, University of Puerto Rico