|September 1, 2018||Abstract submission site opens|
|November 1, 2018||
Submission deadline for priority consideration
|November 5, 2018||Review and selection process starts|
|January 31, 2019||Abstract submission site closes|
|Late January 2019||Confirmation to accepted authors sent|
|March 1, 2019||All presenters must be registered to be included in the Printed Program|
|April 1, 2019||Oral and poster presenters must be registered for the Annual Meeting to avoid cancellation|
|April 18, 2019||Abstracts will be available to meeting participants (online and mobile app)*|
|*Notify AOCS by April 1 if you do not want your abstract released early.|
Travel grants and funding available
The Australasian Section, European Section, Industrial Oil Products Division, Lipid Oxidation and Quality Division and Protein and Co-Products Division all offer funding assistance through travel grants to attend the AOCS Annual Meeting. Please visit the respective webpages for guidelines on available programs.
AOCS offers more than 40 society, scientific, division and studen award opportunities for presenters at the AOCS Annual Meeting, with some offering travel reimbursement and honorariums. Don't delay - October 1 is the nomination deadline for the Society and Scientific Awards. Division Awards and Student Awards submission deadline is November 1. Each award has its own specific and unique nomination requirements. Learn more about AOCS awards and the specific requirements.