Travelling to a conference, a symposium, workshop, or visiting another lab or institute is highly valuable to PhD students and early career researchers. It allows to present your work and get feedback on it from experts in the field, it offers opportunities to meet peers, to network, to develop collaborations, and to open doors for future jobs. Students from developing countries often don’t have the means to attend conferences. Here, the SIWA Conference Grant could be your entry to your conference.
Each year at least one Conference Grant will be available for a student from a developing country to provide full or partial support for registration costs and travel to an aquatic scientific conference.
Research Support Grant
Each year at least one Research Support Grant will be available for a student from a developing country studying surface water quality issues