In order to encourage young researchers to participate in the congress, bursaries will be awarded to a limited number of applicants who have submitted an abstract to the congress, which stands out for its scientific quality.
Bursary awards assist awardees with costs in order to attend the congress, which may include registration, travel and accommodation.
Applicants for a bursary must complete the Bursary Application Form and send it, together with a clear copy of their passport (for proof of age), by email to firstname.lastname@example.org after submitting an abstract.
The deadline for receipt of bursary applications is 25 April 2019.
Requirements and Conditions
All applicants must meet the following requirements:
At the time of application, applicants must be 40 years of age or under
Applicants must have submitted an abstract and received a score of at least 4 (out of 5)
Applicants must be the first or second author of the submitted abstract
Applicants must have an African nationality or residency in any African country
To apply for a Bursary
Submit an abstract (see Abstracts for further information on submitting an abstract).