ASH – San Diego 2018

Award of Travel Grants to ASH 2018

60th Annual Meeting of the America Society of Haematology

 1-4 December 2018, San Diego, CA

The following travel grants available for scientists, clinicians and other healthcare professionals who wish to attend the ASH meeting. All applicants must be UK based and must be members of the UKMF. If you are not currently a member, please register via our website, Membership is free.

Travel grant winners will be selected by a panel of from the UKMF Executive Committee. Please do not apply if you have been awarded a UKMF bursary in the last two years. Successful applicants will be required to complete the tasks set out below:

Number of Grants Awarded: 2

Eligible Group: Scientists, clinicians and other investigators submitting an abstract to ASH relevant to Myeloma

Application Criteria: Abstract submitted to ASH

Tasks to be completed if successful: You will be asked to briefly present your abstract  at the UKMF Spring Day on 14th March 2019 (in London)

Value of award: £1,500 each

Funding has been provided by our Platinum Sponsors and the Michael Morley Fund, whose Trustees we thank for their continued support.


All Applications must include a cover letter or e-mail with details of:

  • Name
  • Current position or job title
  • Place of work, with department, address and contact details
  • Please do not apply if you have been awarded a UKMF bursary in the last 2 years.

Those who are submitting an abstract to the 60th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Haematology and wish to be considered for any of these grants should submit their abstract electronically to the Administrative Secretary of UKMF, Wendy Notowicz, (, by 5pm on Friday 7th September, 2018.

All submissions will be judged by a panel of members of the UKMF Executive Committee and applicants will be notified of the outcome of the competition by mid October, 2018

Please note that if you are unable to present your work, then the UKMF reserve the right to withdraw the bursary.