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Caroline tum Suden Professional Opportunity Awards


To provide funds for junior physiologists to attend and fully participate in the Experimental Biology meeting.

Recipients are obliged to attend the Experimental Biology meeting and present a paper.


Open to graduate students or postdoctoral Fellows who are APS members or sponsored by an APS member.

Quantity Available

Up to 41 awards. APS offers four abstract-based awards for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows: Caroline tum Suden/Frances Hellebrandt Professional Opportunity Awards (36); Fleur L. Strand Professional Opportunity Award (1); Steven M. Horvath Professional Opportunity Awards (2); Gabor Kaley Professional Opportunity Awards (2).


  • Annual

Study Length

The duration of the conference

Award Value

$500 per award, complimentary registration for the meeting.

Application procedure

Applicants must submit an abstract to APS and should contact the Education Office for further details.

Closing date

Coincides with EB meeting abstract deadline.

Study Level

  • Graduate

American Physiological Society (APS)

The American Physiological Society (APS) is a non-profit scientific society devoted to fostering education, scientific research and the dissemination of information in the physiological sciences. The Society strives to play a role in the progress of science and the advancement of knowledge.  

Contact Details

  • 301 634 7164
  • 301 634 7241
  • 9650 Rockville Pike
    Bethesda, MD
    United States of America

More information

For more information regarding this award, please contact the American Physiological Society (APS) by using the links below.


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