Travel Grant Information

April 30 - May 3, 2020
The Summit, A Dolce Hotel
5345 Medpace Way 
Cincinnati, OH 45227

For Patients:
LAM Family Network (LFN) Travel Grant

Thanks to generous donors, The LAM Foundation is again able to offer the LAM Family Network (LFN) Travel Grant!  This program provides financial assistance to individuals with LAM for the specific purpose of paying for travel expenses related to attending LAMposium.  This way, they are able to learn about their disease from the experts themselves.

If you are an individual with LAM and want to attend the 2020 International LAM Research Conference & LAMposium April 30 - May 3, 2020 you may be eligible for a grant. CLICK HERE to find the LFN Travel Grant guidelines. If you would like to apply for a travel grant, fill out the online application HERE. Applications for must be received by 11:59pm (EST) on Friday, January 17, 2020. To apply for the travel grant, fill out the online application below. Travel Grant award winners will be announced on Thursday, January 23, 2020.

LAM Family Network Travel Grant Guidelines

2020 LFN Application

The LAM Foundation's 2019 Giving Tuesday campaign is dedicated to the LAM Family Network. To donate, click Donate Now, select “Giving Tuesday" in the “Use My Donation to Support” drop-down field.

For Professionals: 
Platform Presenter Travel Grant - Frances G. Byrnes Awards

Based on the review of the 2020 submitted abstracts, outstanding junior investigators will be awarded travel grants based on merit and will be given the opportunity to present their research in platform and poster formats.   

The Poster Chair and Conference Chairs will review all abstracts and up to eight abstracts will be selected for a $1,000 award. The award can be used to cover registration, hotel and travel expenses related to the 2020 International LAM Research Conference, including the Early Stage Investigator (ESI) Symposium, if applicable.  

An additional six abstracts will be nominated to present in a new session called “One Minute Abstracts,” where presenters will be asked to present a summary of their research in one minute. This session will take place before the Poster Session on Friday.  


Call for Abstracts:  

Save the date of January 1, 2020 for the opening of the Call for Abstracts. If you are not already registered with the Foundation as a professional, please do so HERE to be included on all conference updates and announcements.  


If you have been notified that you are a recipient of a travel award or have any questions about the programs, please contact the Foundation at 877-CURE-LAM (287-3526) or email LINK TO EMAIL.