A limited number of EMBL Advanced Training Centre Corporate Partnership Programme (CPP) fellowships (in the form of both Registration Fee Waivers and Travel Grants) and EMBO Travel Grants are available for this meeting.
You may apply for an EMBL CPP Registration Fee Waiver and/or CPP Travel Grant and/or an EMBO Travel Grant when submitting your abstract. Whilst submitting your abstract (Step 2 after you have registered your personal details) you will also be asked to complete a field with the name of your lab and the country in which it is based, and to answer some questions to detail your reasons for requesting this fellowship. A statement of support from your budget holding supervisor explaining a) their support for your attendance and b) support provided by the laboratory budget is required to complete the application.
CPP Registration Fee Waiver: The sum that you have paid to attend the meeting will be reimbursed.
CPP Travel Grant: Up to €400 for participants travelling from the European continent and up to €1000 for participants travelling from outside Europe (receipts of travel will be submitted to the EMBL Course and Conference Office and the exact sum for travel expenses up to the cap will be reimbursed).
Participants coming from the following countries will be given priority for CPP travel grants:
Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Czech Republic, Cyprus, Estonia, Georgia, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Lithuania, Macedonia, Malta, Moldova, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Serbia, Ukraine and Turkey. Africa, South and Central America and Asia (excluding China, Japan, Singapore, and South Korea).
EMBO Travel Grant: Up to €1000 for participants of any nationality working in laboratories in India, Taiwan, South Africa and Singapore (receipts of travel will be submitted to the EMBL Course and Conference Office and the exact sum for travel expenses up to the cap will be reimbursed). This grant covers economy travel costs only. Visa costs, accommodation and subsistence cannot be covered.
The scientific organisers will select the recipients of all fellowships during the abstract selection process.
If you are awarded a fellowship, you will be notified after the completion of the abstract selection. This is usually 8 weeks before the event start date. Please note that you must pay your registration fee by the payment deadline (6 weeks before the event start date). The EMBL Course & Conference Office will reimburse the registration fees after the event. Travel Grants can only be reimbursed after the event once the receipts have been submitted.