WCCE 2017 Fellowship for participants from developing countries

The WCCE World Congress 2017 Organizing Committee is strongly committed to supporting participants from developing countries. For this reason, the purpose of this fellowships is to provide aid for prospective participants who might not otherwise have the resources to attend the conference.
The WCCE 2017 Congress offers a limited number of fellowships as follows:
  • 10 Grants for Low income and lower income Countries: 100% Registration Fee
  • 10 Grants for Upper middle income Countries: 50% Registration Fee

Selection criteria

Each application is reviewed by the Committee members. WCCE representatives decide on the candidates to whom Fellowships are offered, taking into account the following criteria:
  • Distribution by topic and Joint events: A maximum by 2 grants will be granted by topic and Joint event.
  • Geographic distribution: Maximum number of grants by country: 2
  • Scientific quality of the submitted abstract and suitability for the particular topic.

Fellowship Conditions
  • The candidates must be residents in Low-income, Lower income and Upper middle income countries as defined by the World Bank list for June 2017
  • The candidate must be author of an accepted abstract in the main WCCE Congress or within any WCCE Joint Event.
  • The submission of abstracts it is still possible until September 9th Submit your abstract and apply for a fellowship!
  • The only way to apply for a WCCE Fellowship is through the attached online application system. All information requested in the application must be written in English

Deadline & Notification

Deadline for fellowships application: September 10, 2017
The recipients will be notified by email: September 12, 2017

Phone: +34 932.388.777

Maria Cubi, 4 - Pral.
08006 Barcelona (SPAIN)

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