The International Society of Biomechanics (ISB) is pleased to provide a grant for students who are from economically developing countries (EDC), and want to attend this year’s XXVIII Congress of ISB at Stockholm, Sweden (ISB2021). In the following, you will find all relevant information regarding your grant application.
Students that qualify for financial support will be provided with the following:
- Free conference registration
- 5 complimentary room nights at one of the hotels associated with the conference*
*Students may be roomed with other grant winners in double occupancy rooms, and hotel reservations will be made from July 25th – 30th, 2021.
Who can apply?
Students that wish to apply for a student travel grant must meet the following criteria:
- Have an abstract submitted for congress
- Be currently enrolled as a graduate student at an institution that is located in an EDC
- Not have additional travel grants that combined with this grant would exceed the expected conference costs.
How to apply?
Potential applicants are asked to submit their abstracts by January 31st, 2021. Please note that during the submission process on the congress website, there will be a box that will need to be clicked for students that are applying for a Developing Country Student Travel Grant. The abstracts will then be reviewed, and a final decision will be made and communicated to the grant applicants by April 15th, 2021.
The ISB organizing committee will then register successful applicants and email registration confirmation to these individuals. In addition to the complimentary registration, the ISB organizing committee will also reserve hotel rooms for the successful applicants (Checking in July 25th, and checking out July 30th).
Important note: In case ISB2021 will be digital, we will still provide complimentary registration.