ESPR Travel Grants

ESPR Travel Grants

The ESPR Travel Grants provide ESPR Early Career Investigators with financial support to attend the 10th European Academy of Paediatric Societies Congress, EAPS 2024.

Application deadline: 15 July 2024

Check your eligibility, follow the instructions below and apply via office@espr.eu

The ESPR Travel Grants offer an allowance of EUR 500 to cover:

  • Travel expenses (accommodation/flight)
  • Registration to EAPS 2024
  • Subsistence during your stay in Vienna

Application Criteria for the ESPR Travel Grants:

  • You are an ESPR member (you can join the ESPR once your abstract has been accepted).
  • You have submitted an abstract to EAPS 2024. Medical students who are co-authors of an abstract submitted are also eligible to apply, on the condition that they are the presenting author.
  • You are under the age of 36 or over the age of 36 but the content of the abstract submitted relates to work from an undergraduate, masters or primary postgraduate degree (MD/PhD.).
  • The content of the abstract does not represent postdoctoral research work.
  • You are not based within a 150 km radius of Vienna.
  • You do not receive other funding to attend EAPS 2024.
  • You are not invited to participate at EAPS 2024 as a speaker.

To Apply:

  1. Download the ESPR Travel Award Template
  2. In the application form, prepare a one-page curriculum vitae including:
    • – personal details;
    • – dates and location of training in Paediatrics;
    • – years of clinical experience;
    • – involvement in clinical/research projects;
    • – list of publications.
  3. Send the completed document to office@espr.eu by 15 July 2024.

Submissions are evaluated based on scientific excellence (only abstracts in the top 20 percent can be considered), motivation and the applicant’s potential to benefit from attending the meeting.