Open Call - Conference Grants for PhD Students

Open Call
Conference Grants for PhD Students
In order to promote young academics, travel funds have been made available for PhD students participating in an international scientific conference
in 2015. Below is a list of all required documents and details regarding the
application procedure. Up to 70% of the conference costs will be made
available. Göttingen International does not guarantee funding.
Application requirements
• Active participation (oral presentation or poster-presentation) in an
established international scientific meeting (congress, symposium, not
seminar, summer school etc.) abroad
• Close connection between own research field and the topic of the
• The applicant is enrolled as a PhD student at the University of Göttingen
Application documents
• Statement from doctoral supervisor that 30% of the conference costs
will be covered by the institute / the chair
• Official approval of the paper being accepted as a proof of active participation in the conference
• Cost calculation of the conference trip (travel costs, accomodation
costs, conference fee; no per diems)
• Assurance that no other funding is available to cover the conference
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In case, the total amount of received applications exceeds the funding
available, grantees will be selected by drawing lots.
Please send your application as one pdf document by December 15th,
2014 to:
Dr. Tanja Falkowski
Göttingen International
[email protected]