EMBL PhD Symposium Travel Grants in Germany

Applications for the EMBL PhD Symposium Travel Grants are being accepted. This program is open to Australian students who are pursuing PhD program in the life sciences. To apply, applications must be submitted no later than August 15, 2018.

About the Program
The symposium is an annual event, organised by first-year PhD students at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory in Heidelberg, Germany. It brings together fellow students from around the world for a three-day series of talks by leading experts and by students themselves. It’s an opportunity to make connections with international scientists and get new insight into your own research direction.

Award Value
10 PhD grants are awarded of $2000 to attend the 20th EMBL PhD Symposium.

Level and Area of Studies
PhD program in any field – biology, chemistry, physics, mathematics, informatics, engineering and molecular medicine.

Place of Study
The program will be taken in Germany.

Eligibility and Criteria
The grants are open to students in almost any field – biology, chemistry, physics, mathematics, informatics, engineering and molecular medicine – who are currently enrolled in a PhD program at an Australian university and have not yet submitted a thesis. Applications will be reviewed and ranked solely on the basis of qualification and scientific potential by the EMBL Australia Travel Grant selection committee.

Applicants’ Nationality
Australian citizens are welcome to apply.

Application Instruction
Students must complete the application form and ensure a short letter of support is sent by their supervisor to student.admin@emblaustralia.org by the deadline

Submission Deadline
15 August 2018.

Website and Application Link