VCU Postdoctoral Association (PDA)

PDA Listserv

Stay up to date with the PDA via the Listserv. Please email vcupostdocs1@gmail.com to enroll.

PDA Events Calendar

PDA Travel Awards Program

The PDA at VCU offers need-based travel awards in the amount of $700 dollars to select individuals in order to help defray meeting travel expenses 4 awards are offered in the Spring and Fall semesters, and 3 awards are offered in the Summer.

How to Apply

  1. Sign up for the PDA listserv and/or follow us on twitter @VCU_PDA.
  2. Watch for the call for awards announcement.
  3. Submit the abstract title, abstract, and author names along with proof of submission of abstract to the meeting. Then include a letter identifying why you need this award.
  4. Additional instructions are included in the call of awards announcement and any questions can be directed to vcupostdocs1@gmail.com.

Postdoctoral Recognition Program

Want the PDA to tweet out about your newly published paper? Did you just receive a F32 or K99? How about a pat on the back for that presentation at that awesome conference? We would like to highlight the accomplishments of our postdoctoral fellows at VCU. Please email us at vcupostdocs1@gmail.com with a few sentences about your accomplishment (or a postdoc that you think needs recognition) and we will contact you, so that we can recognize our amazing postdoctoral fellows over social media.