2017PPI About 2017 PPI Travel

TraveAwardsAvailable250.jpg2017 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 2017 PPI.  The travel awards are to help support the participation in the 2017 PPI.  Each travel award helps to defray expenses up to a maximum of $1,250 and must be applied to related expenses including travel (air and ground transportation), lodging at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center (2 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:  July 10, 2017 -
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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-0008637-21); therefore, funding is restricted to USA Citizens or Legal Permanent Residents of the USA.


NATIONAL HARBOR, MARYLAND  

National Harbor (also known as the Maryland Harbour, mostly by locals) is a development along the Potomac River in Oxon Hill, Prince George's County, Maryland just south of Washington, D.C. near the Woodrow Wilson Bridge. It originated as a 300-acre (1.2 km2) multi-use waterfront development. The development was delineated as a census-designated place for the 2010 census, at which time its population was 3,788.

TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION

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

Gaylord National Resort & Conference Center distance/direction: 8 miles W

Driving directions from DCA: Follow signs to George Washington Parkway South to Alexandria.  Veer right at the sign to Slaters Lane, make a right at the traffic light.  Follow signs to US Route 1 and merge onto US-1.  Follow signs to I-95 (Maryland).  Veer right at signs toward I-95.  Veer left toward I-95 and merge onto I-96 North/I-495-East (Capital Beltway).  Cross the Woodrow Wilson Bridge toward Maryland.  Take exit 2A toward National Harbor.  Turn right on Waterfront street.  The resort is on the right.


Alternate transportation from DCA:

  • SuperShuttle; fee: $18 USD (one way) ;reservation required
  • Estimated taxi fare: $28 USD  (one way)


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

Gaylord National Resort & Conference Center distance/direction: 35 miles W

Driving directions from IAD:  Follow Airport Exit signs.  Take VA-267 East toward Washington and follow signs to I-495 South toward Richmond/Alexandria.  Take I-495 South (Capital Beltway - Outer Loop) toward Richmond/Alexandria. Continue on Capital Beltway and merge with I-495 with I;495 East/I-95 North toward Baltimore.  Stay to the right, following signs for Local Traffic to National Harbor.  Cross the Woodrow Wilson Bridge toward Maryland.  Take Exit 2A toward National Harbor.  Turn right onto Waterfront Street.  The resort is on the right.


Alternate transportation from IAD:

  • SuperShuttle; fee: $44 USD (one way) ;reservation required
  • Estimated taxi fare: $80 USD  (one way)
 
BALTIMORE/WASHINGTON INTERNATIONAL THURGOOD MARSHALL AIRPORT - BWI

Visit BWI airport website   
Airport Phone: 1 410 589 7111

Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center distance/direction: 42 miles N

Driving directions from BWI: Follow Airport Exit signs toward Washington, DC.  take exit 2B fro MD 295-South/Baltimore Washington Parkway toward Washington, DC.  Merge onto I-295 South toward Washington, DC.  Continue on I-295 South for approximately 35 miles.  Take Exit 1B (ther very last exit on I-295 South, past exit 1) toward National Harbor.  Turn right onto Waterfront Street.  The resort is on the right. 


Alternate transportation from BWI:

  • SuperShuttle; fee: $45 USD (one way) ;reservation required
  • Estimated taxi fare: $70 USD  (one way)

OTHER TRANSPORTATION

 

Last Updated: 02/24/17

 

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