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Travel Bursaries

Travel bursaries to the ESTIV 2022 Congress

Name
BEMF student travel bursary.

Donor
Björn Ekwall Memorial Foundation (BEMF).

Description
BEMF awards 2 student travel bursaries of 300€ each to 2 young scientists (≤ 35 years old) presenting their research work as the first author at the ESTIV2022 congress.

Application
The following documents should be sent by e-mail to Stina Oredsson (stina.oredsson@biol.lu.se):

  •  Letter of motivation.
  • Curriculum Vitae including a list of publications.
  • Supporting letter from the supervisor or the head of department.
  • Abstract as first author submitted for oral or poster presentation to the ESTIV2022 congress.
  • Proof of registration for the ESTIV2022 congress.

Deadline
1 June 2022.


Bursaries to be confirmed

Name
AIVT student travel bursary.

Donor
Applied In Vitro Toxicology – Mary Ann Liebert Inc. (AIVT).

Description
AIVT awards a student travel bursary of 250€ to a young scientist (≤ 35 years old) presenting her/his research work as first author at the ESTIV2020 congress.

Application
The following documents should be sent by e-mail to ESTIV (grants@estiv.org):

  • Letter of motivation.
  • Curriculum Vitae including a list of publications.
  • Supporting letter from the supervisor or the head of the department.
  • Abstract as the first author submitted for oral or poster presentation to the ESTIV2020 congress.
  • Proof of registration for the ESTIV2020 congress.

Deadline
15 February 2020.


Name
CellTox student travel bursary.

Donor
Associazione Italiana Tossicologia In Vitro (CellTox).

Description
CellTox awards a student travel bursary of 200€ to a young scientist (≤ 10 years after obtaining PhD degree) presenting her/his research work as first author at the ESTIV2020 congress. Candidates must be members of CellTox.

Application
The following documents should be sent by e-mail to Susanna Alloisio (info@celltox.it):

  • Letter of motivation.
  • Curriculum Vitae including a list of publications.
  • Supporting letter from the supervisor or the head of department.
  • Abstract as first author submitted for oral or poster presentation to the ESTIV2020 congress.
  • Proof of registration for the ESTIV2020 congress.

Deadline
15 February 2020.


Name
EUROTOX student travel bursary.

Donor
Federation of European Toxicologists and European Societies of Toxicology (EUROTOX).

Description
EUROTOX awards a student travel bursary of 500€ to a young scientist (≤ 35 years old) presenting her/his research work as first author at the ESTIV2020 congress.

Application
The following documents should be sent by e-mail to ESTIV (grants@estiv.org) :

  • Letter of motivation.
  • Curriculum Vitae including a list of publications.
  • Supporting letter from the supervisor or the head of the department.
  • Abstract as the first author submitted for oral or poster presentation to the ESTIV2020 congress.
  • Proof of registration for the ESTIV2020 congress.

Deadline
15 February 2020.


Name
EPAA student travel bursary.

Donor
The European Partnership for Alternative Approaches to Animal Testing (EPAA).

Description
A lump sum of 1500€ is available. Two levels of grants are offered by the EPAA partners, namely 1 half grant and 1 full grant. The half grant covers the reimbursement of the event registration fees for the student/young scientist as well as travel and accommodation fees on the basis of the expense receipts up to a maximum of 500€. The full grant covers the reimbursement of the event registration fees for the student/young scientist as well as travel and accommodation fees up to a maximum total amount of 1000€ on the basis of the expense receipts. Applicants have to be based (i.e. studying) in one of the 28 EU Member States. Citizenship may be from any country (i.e. also outside of the EU). Applicants must be graduated (i.e. BSc/first cycle completed with at least 180 ECTS credits) when applying and should not have a doctoral degree. Applicants must still be considered as full-time students or young scientists (≤ 35 years old) when applying. Young scientists employed by industry are not eligible. No funding or reimbursement by another entity for the same student and event is allowed.

Application
Applications must be sent to grow‐epaa@ec.europa.eu. The travel bursary will be granted provided an abstract is accepted for an oral presentation. At the sole discretion of the jury, in exceptional cases work presented in a poster format will be eligible, too. EPAA visibility must be guaranteed by including a clear acknowledgement of EPAA’s support in the presentation/poster. Selection will be made by the jury on the basis of the following documents to be provided by the applicant:

  • Abstract
  • Detailed curriculum vitae of the applicant with list of publications.
  • Cover letter describing why the work described in the abstract is important for the 3Rs and why it should be supported by the EPAA grant.
  • Recommendation letter from a professor/supervisor also confirming the applicant is a full-time student.
  • Proof of acceptance to the event (i.e. invitation to the event or confirmation mail).

Deadline
4 May 2020.