Chemistry Travel Award 2022

Conference or Lab visit !

Many conferences have been cancelled, postponed or switched to online events. The board of the PF Chemistry and the Swiss Chemical Society discussed and offer two options also in 2022: classic conference visit or visit of a foreign lab for research.

Option 1: Contribution of CHF 1000 towards the cost of physical participation at an international conference.

· Active participation (poster or talk) to an international conference related to chemistry
· Must take place outside Switzerland
· Must last at least 3 days
· Conference must take place between May 15th 2022 and May 14th 2023
· Deadline for application is March 31st 2022 (23:59).

Application requires: Abstract, CV with a list of publications, recommendation letter from advisor.
Applicants must be doing her/his PhD at a Swiss institution at the time of the deadline (31st of March 2021).
Winners must present the certificate of attendance within 60 days after the conference to receive the reimbursement.

Please read the FAQ below before applying.

Option 2: Contribution of up to CHF 1000 to visit a foreign lab for research.

This option is new and only available for the year 2022. PhD students can apply for:
· Active visit to a foreign lab (for research - not for holidays nor interviews)
· Must take place outside Switzerland
· Must take place during PhD and must be related to research project (joint project/learn technique/...)
· Must last at least one week (5 open days)
· Visit must take place between May 15th 2022 and May 14th 2023.
· Deadline for application is March 31st 2022 (23:59).

Application requires: motivation letter, title/abstract, recommendation letter from advisor AND recommendation letter from host, budget.
Winners must present a confirmation by the host PI within 60 days after the research stay to receive the reimbursement.

Please read the FAQ below before applying.

Chemistry Travel Award 2022
Chemistry Travel Award 2022