The ISDR provides funding to allow 10 young and early career researchers dealing with diatom studies to attend the 25th IDS 2018 in Berlin.
All successful applicants will be asked to give a talk at the conference and to submit an abstract for the conference volume.
Every award winning student will receive travel support of up to 500 € (overseas students). In addition, organizers offer exemption of conference fee.
To apply for an award – deadline 1st February 2018 – please submit (maximum four pages):
Abstract of your presentation to be held at the Conference
A description of your current work including a list of your publications, your current employment status and any other relevant information (for example research collaboration) as well as your motivation to attend the IDS 2018
Your contact details (postal and email address)
A financial statement, which should list the total costs (in Euro) of your travel to Berlin
Short statement of your supervisor or one referee
Applications should be sent via email attachment by 1 February 2018 to the congress office
No applications after the deadline (1 February 2018) can be considered. All successful applicants will be notified by 1 March 2018.