2016 About 2016 PPI Travel

TraveAwardsAvailable250.jpg2016 PPI TRAVEL AWARDS WILL BE PROVIDED FOR ALL ELIGIBLE/SELECTED APPLICANTS

FASEB MARC Program is providing travel awards for all eligible applicants who are selected to participate in the 2016 PPI.  The travel awards are to help support the participation in the 2016 PPI.  Each travel award helps to defray expenses up to a maximum of $1,500 and must be applied to related expenses including travel (air and ground transportation), lodging at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center (3 nights maximum), and per diem allowance.   Applicants must be USA citizens or Legal Permanent Residents of the USA, and must also meet other eligibility requirements. (See application form located under the REGISTER tab for more details.)

- Travel Award Application Deadline:  CLOSED -


The FASEB MARC Program is funded by a T36 training grant from the National Institute of General Medical Sciences, National Institutes of Health (T36-GM-0008637-20); therefore, funding is restricted to USA Citizens or Legal Permanent Residents of the USA.


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Bethesda is located in southern Montgomery County, Maryland, just northwest of the United States capital of Washington, D.C. The National Institutes of Health main campus and the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center are in Bethesda, as are a number of corporate and government headquarters. Bethesda is one of the most affluent and highly educated communities in the United States. In 2014 it placed first in Forbes list of America's most educated small towns and first on Time's list of top earning towns.

TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION

WASHINGTON DULLES INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT - IAD
Visit IAD airport website   
Airport Phone: 1 703 572 2700

Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center distance/direction: 25 miles NE

Driving directions from IAD:  Stay straight on Dulles Airport Access Rd. Merge onto VA-267 E toward I-495/exit 18-19, merge onto I-495 N via exit 18 toward Baltimore/Bethesda. Merge onto I-270 spur N via exit 38 toward Rockville/Frederick. Take Democracy Blvd. East exit. Turn left on Old Georgetown Rd. Turn right on Executive Blvd. Turn left onto Marinelli Road.

Alternate transportation from IAD:

  • Martin's Sedan and Limo Service; fee: $75 USD (one way) ;reservation required
  • Bus service, fee: $14 USD  (one way)
  • Estimated taxi fare: $60 USD  (one way)

RONALD REAGAN WASHINGTON NATIONAL AIRPORT - DCA
Visit DCA airport website   
Airport Phone: 1 703 417 8000

Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center distance/direction: 23 miles NW

Driving directions from DCA: Take George Washington Parkway to I-495N. Merge onto I-270 and take Democracy Blvd East Exit. Turn Left on MD-187/Old Georgetown Rd. Turn Right on Executive Blvd. Turn Left on Marinelli Road.

Alternate transportation from DCA:

  • Martin's Sedan and Limo Service; fee: $65 USD (one way) ;reservation required
  • Bus service, fee: $6.90 USD  (one way)
  • Estimated taxi fare: $55 USD  (one way)

BALTIMORE/WASHINGTON INTERNATIONAL THURGOOD MARSHALL AIRPORT - BWI
Visit BWI airport website   
Airport Phone: 1 410 589 7111

Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center distance/direction: 36 miles SW

Driving directions from BWI: Take I-195 W to I-95S. Merge onto I-495 to Exit 27 towards Silver Spring. Merge onto Rockville Pike at Exit 34. Turn Left on Marinelli Road.

Alternate transportation from BWI:

  • Martin's Sedan and Limo Service; fee: $95 USD (one way) ;reservation required
  • Bus service, fee: $12.25 USD  (one way)
  • Estimated taxi fare: $70 USD  (one way)

OTHER TRANSPORTATION

 

Last Updated: 05/09/16

 

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