We are now accepting applications for travel grants to HOPA's upcoming annual conference, HOPA Ahead 2019. Travel grants help offset expenses related to registration and travel to the 2019 conference, to be held April 3–6 in Fort Worth, TX.
For this year’s program, HOPA will distribute 60 travel grant awards of $600 each.
HOPA has allotted a total of 30 awards for residents and fellows. The goal of this program is to help decrease the financial burden associated with attending professional education meetings. Please share the following information with your residents who are interested in attending HOPA Ahead 2019 and may be in need of assistance with their travel expenses:
Eligibility and Application Requirements
- Applicants, whether practitioners, residents, students, or technicians, must be HOPA members in good standing.
- Applicants applying for a grant as residents or students must currently be enrolled in pharmacy school or completing either residency training (PGY-1 or PGY-2) or fellowship training.
Awardees will be selected by means of a scoring process that includes assessment of need, merit (through abstract submission), involvement in HOPA, and the applicant statement.
Please share the online Travel Grant Application with your residents. A form for the Letter of Support mentioned in the application can be downloaded and the completed form uploaded when the application is submitted.
The deadline for submitting the completed application is 11:59 pm Central on February 1, 2019. Applicants will be notified by mid-February.