Call open for SmartBIO travel grants

SmartBIO travel grants are now open for all PhD students and postdocs to apply

Maximum amounts given are 800 € for overseas and 500 € for Europe.
Funding can be granted for travel costs, accommodation and participation fees. Active participation in the meeting (talk/poster) is preferred.

Applications are free-formed, but some necessary information is needed:

  • Your name
  • The name of your supervisor
  • When and where are you planning to go:
    * meeting name and place
    * mode of participation
    * dates of the travel
  • Estimation of the total costs
  • Possible other funding (received/applied for)

Send your application to Terhi ( as a word or pdf-document by April 17th!


After the travel, you will be asked to leave a report of your trip. It needs to include:

  •  a short summary of the meeting (max 250 words)
  •  your mode of participation (name of the poster/talk)
  •  What did you learn, how did the meeting benefit your research
  •  How was the allocated money used

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