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Travel Grants Program for Young American and Israeli Scientists
October 23, 2012

The Binational Science Foundation (BSF) is accepting applications for travel grants for young American or Israeli scientists for the use of a short scientific trip. The Professor R. Rahamimoff Travel Grants Program for Young Scientists is open to Ph.D. students and Post-Doc fellows doing research that requires facilities or expertise not available in their home countries. The trip must not exceed 2 months and must be to a higher education or research facility in the U.S.A. (for Israelis) or Israel (for Americans). The program will support ten trips in this round, with each grant worth $4,000.

Eligible applicants must be 35 years old or younger, and must be conducting supervised research within an eligible field, such as chemistry, computer sciences, economics, environmental research, oceanography, sociology and many more. To see the full list, please click here.

All applications are due on Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 5:00 p.m. (Israel time). Please visit the BSF website  for additional information about the R. Rahamimoff Travel Grant Program.