2014 AHMA Conference
Travel Scholarship Application
The second annual patient conference of
the American Headache and Migraine Association will be held in
Los Angeles, California, on Sunday, June 29, 2014, from 8:00
a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
More information about the conference
and a link to the registration page can be found on our
The AHMA realizes that attending this
conference is not financially within reach of all of our
members. We are, therefore, offering a number of travel scholarships of
up to $500 each to help cover
transportation, conference hotel, and meals.
About the scholarships:
- There are people who absolutely
cannot attend without financial assistance. Please do not
apply for a scholarship if it is possible for you to attend
without this assistance.
- AHMA board members are
not eligible for these scholarships.
- Each scholarship is intended for
one person. It does not include expenses for a companion.
- Scholarships can be applied to
hotel costs for the night before the conference and the
night of the conference only.
- Scholarship recipients are expected
to travel to and from the conference by the least expensive
mode of travel unless there is a confirmed medical reason to
travel by a more expensive mode. In such cases, a doctor's
letter stating a medical need to travel by the more
expensive mode must be submitted at the same time as the
application form is submitted. These letters can be emailed
- Preference will be given
to scholarship applicants who have not received a
scholarship to our conference previously.
All scholarship recipients will be
- complete a W-9 form. Recipients
will receive a 1099 form for tax purposes.
- keep and submit
copies of receipts for
travel, conference hotel, and meals.
- submit copies of receipts along
with any unused portion of the scholarship funding. (Copies
of receipts should be submitted. Recipients should maintain
you want to apply for one of
the travel scholarships, please
All parts of the form are mandatory.
Please note: The conference is a benefit
of AHMA membership;
therefore, you must be a member of AHMA
to apply for these
If you aren't an AHMA member, join
deadline for scholarship applications is
Friday, May 30, 2014.
will be contacted during the first week of June, 2014.
The scholarship application deadline has passed.
Please check back in May, 2015, to apply for a scholarship to our
2015 conference in Washington, DC.
Thank you for your interest.