Conference Information


Grants for Students and Postdocs

Grants are available:

  1. to waive the registration fee; or
  2. to cover part of the travel expenditures of Students and Postdocs.

The grants are intended:

  1. to recognize promising Students and Postdocs; and
  2. to reduce the financial burden of the recipient, in order to ensure his/her attendance to SSI-21 to present an oral or a poster contribution.
To receive the grant, the recipient must attend SS-21 and give his/her oral or poster contribution. Limited funding is available, and will be assigned on a competitive basis.

The deadline for the submission of the grant application is Monday 27 March 2017.

Eligibility requirements:

To the grant application must be attached:

The applications must be submitted to the Conference Chairmen at

Selection of grant recipients

Grant recipients are selected on the basis of their research accomplishments, the scientific relevance of the submitted Abstract and the support letter from the thesis/postdoc advisor. Priority will be given to students/postdocs that:

The recipients shall be notified of the grant by the SSI-21 Chairman by 3 April 2017.