Travel Grants

EFIS-EJI Travel Grants for IUIS 2019

Thanks to the continuing collaboration of its Official Journal, the European Journal of Immunology and to the generous contribution of the Fondation ACTERIA - EFIS will be awarding up to 10 Travel Grants at the value of EURO 1.500 each to young post-docs and PhD students under 35 years of age seeking financial support to attend the 17th International Congress of Immunology - IUIS 2019 - to be held October 19-23, 2019, in Beijing.

To be eligible for a grant, the applicant must be:

- under 35 years of age,
- the first or presenting author of an abstract submitted to IUIS 2019,
- a member of an EFIS member society.

To apply, applicants must submit their abstract, abstract submission receipt from IUIS 2019, short CV and proof of membership with an EFIS member society (accepted formats: .doc and .pdf). Please note that the server connection for the transfer of your data is SSL encrypted for your security.

Successful applicants will be notified of their award by July 1, 2019. Please note that grants will be paid by bank transfer after IUIS 2019 has taken place: in no cases will advance payments be made. In order to claim their award, grant holders will be required to submit their attendance certificate. Please also note that only one grant will be allocated per author, and that grants cannot be accumulated or transferred.

Successful applicants will be selected based on compliance with the above eligibility criteria, the quality of abstract (scored in a blind reviewing process overseen by Workshop Chairpersons), demographic equality and age.


Deadline for applications: June 15, 2019 (24:00 CET)