The Pernille Højman Travel Grant 2022


The Pernille Højman Travel Grant, instituted by Pernille’s husband Torben Højman Jensen, is given to a talented young researcher working within the field of exercise and/or cancer research. The Travel Grant consists of a diploma and DKK 10.000 to be used for a relevant course or conference participation, a research visit abroad, or similar.

 Your application should include:

  1.  A motivation letter with information about your research and details on how the grant will be spent (purpose, destination and dates).
  2. A letter of recommendation from your supervisor or similar senior researcher.
  3. A curriculum vitae, including full publication list.

Your application should be e-mailed to

Deadline: OCTOBER 15, 2022.

The applications will be reviewed by an external board of scientists. The Travel Grant will be awarded by Torben Højman Jensen after “The Pernille Hojman 2022 Memorial Lecture” during the CFAS Symposium on Exercise as Medicine on November 22, 2022, at 11.30-16.30.

The travel grant recipient is expected to submit a short report following the travel event.

 Please note: The travel grant recipient must be able to physically attend the award ceremony.