Alexion Travel Awards

Alexion Pharmaceuticals, a proud sponsor of the CHOP Translational Research Workshop for Basic Scientists, is providing exceptional candidates with travel and/or housing awards for our 2017 event. These awards will cover up to $1,000.00 of qualifying expenses for a limited number of participants not local to the Philadelphia area.

Qualifying expenses include transportation (air, bus, rail, car mileage, local public transit, etc.) and hotel/costs associated with housing. Meal costs accrued during the workshop are NOT covered by this award. Please note that these expenses will be reimbursed following completion of the workshop and timely submission of receipts.


To be eligible for this award, applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • The applicant must meet all of the eligibility requirements to participate in the workshop.
  • The applicant is not within reasonable commuting distance to the Philadelphia area (greater than 60 miles).
  • The applicant submits a statement of justification describing their need and any matching travel funds.

About Alexion Pharmaceuticals

Alexion Pharmaceuticals is a global biopharmaceutical company focused on developing and delivering life-transforming therapies for patients with severe and life-threatening rare diseases.