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April 1, 2016

1018 West 8 th Avenue, Suite A

King of Prussia, Pennsylvania 19406

Dear Trevena Stockholder:

On behalf of the Trevena, Inc. Board of Directors and our senior management team, we are pleased to invite you to our 2016 Annual Meeting of Stockholders on May 18, 2016. The attached Notice of 2016 Annual Meeting of Stockholders and proxy statement contain important information about the business to be conducted at the Annual Meeting.

Your vote is very important. Whether or not you plan to attend the Annual Meeting, we hope that you will vote as soon as possible. Please review the instructions on each of your voting options described in the Important Notice Regarding the Availability of Proxy Materials. Additional instructions on how to vote can be found on pages 2 through 4 of the proxy statement.

We look forward to seeing you at the Annual Meeting. As always, thank you for your continued support of Trevena.


Maxine Gowen, Ph.D.


Date and Time:

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at 8:30 a.m.


King of Prussia Business Center Board Room
1010 West 8 th Avenue
King of Prussia, PA 19406

Items of Business:

Item 1 : Election of the two director nominees named in the proxy statement for terms expiring at the 2019 Annual Meeting of Stockholders.

Item 2 : Ratification of the appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the Companys independent registered public accounting firm for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2016.

Consideration of any other business properly brought before the Annual Meeting.

Record Date:

Monday, March 21, 2016. Only Trevena stockholders of record at the close of business on the record date are entitled to receive this notice and vote at the Annual Meeting and any adjournment or postponement of the Annual Meeting.

A list of stockholders of the Company entitled to vote at the Annual Meeting will be available for inspection by any stockholder at the Annual Meeting and during normal business hours at the Companys corporate offices during the 10-day period immediately prior to the date of the Annual Meeting.

Proxy Voting:

Your vote is very important, regardless of the number of shares you own. We urge you to promptly vote by telephone, by using the Internet, or, if you received a proxy card or instruction form, by completing, dating, signing and returning it by mail. For instructions on voting, please see Questions and Answers about Voting...