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Travel awards supported by the Simons Foundation Autism Research Initiative (SFARI) are available to help defray the travel and/or conference costs for underrepresented graduate students, postdoctoral fellows, trainees and other scientists. Applicants who identify as early career (pre-tenure) women, early career trainees from historically underrepresented groups, and scientists from the following ethnic and racial groups: Hispanic or Latino, American Indian or Alaska Native, Black or African American, Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander are encouraged to apply. Please send a cover letter/statement of interest (up to 1 page) and current CV with the subject line “Travel Funds” to by 12/1/2019.