ESEB travel stipend

These stipends are for students and young scientists to attend the XVth ESEB congress in Lausanne, Switzerland in August 2015 (ESEB 2015), or to the SSE meeting in Guarujá, São Paulo, Brazil, in June 26-30, 2015 (Evolution 2015). The stipend will contribute to covering travel, living expenses and congress registration fees. The stipend will be paid out as a reimbursement after the congress, based on specification of the expenses.

ELIGIBILITY

PLEASE NOTE THAT THESE STIPENDS ARE GIVEN IN CONJUNCTION WITH ANALOGOUS STIPENDS OFFERED BY THE SSE (separate call), SO THERE IS NO NEED TO APPLY TO BOTH

Beside these stipends, SWISS is offering several European flights that will be distributed by the ESEB as part of the travel stipends offer. Follow the "how to apply" section below to participate. NOTE: If you do not get the stipend or if you are not eligible, you should consider using SWISS, which is the official carrier for the ESEB congress in 2015. SWISS offers 10% discount on flights for the conference. You will receive a code with the confirmation of your registration to ESEB 2015. Use the following link to start the booking process with the discount: http://www.swiss.com/us/en/book/event

HOW TO APPLY

The application should be no more than 2 pages long and include: Please submit the application as a single PDF-file by email to the ESEB Travel Bursary Committee, c/o Dr. Martijn Egas.
A support letter from the applicant advisor/mentor/senior colleague is also required. Support letters should be sent to the same email address (egas@uva.nl) by the applicant’s mentor.

Deadline: 28 February 2015 24:00 GMT.

Members professionally based in the following countries are not eligible for the travel stipend:
Australia, Austria, Belgium, Canada, China, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Luxemburg, Malta, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, United Kingdom, United States of America.


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