Funding

IAMO offers a limited number of travel/accommodation grants (depending on availability of funds) to participants with accepted extended abstracts. Grant distribution is based on the quality of the submission and the financial need of the applicant. Priority will be given to young scholars from transitional East European and Central Asian countries.

A stipend represents a contribution of 40 EUR for up to four overnight stays in Halle (Saale) and a contribution for transportation expenses depending on the country of origin: up to 300 EUR for Eastern and Southern Europe plus Caucasus; up to 600 EUR for Central Asia; up to 700 EUR for China and other Asian countries. Health insurance and visa costs are not covered.

To apply for a grant, please send a motivation letter (max. 400 words) and a CV to forum2019(at)iamo.de by 10th of February 2019. The letter should explain the following: the situation with your financial need, your academic achievements, and the way participation in IAMO Forum 2019 will benefit your career and research in the future (100-150 words).

Grant decisions will be communicated via email by 25th of March 2019.