The Ninth International Biocuration Conference will be held in the hometown of the Swiss-Prot Database, Geneva, Switzerland, from April 10-14, 2016.
Travel Fellowships - Application Instructions
The International Society for Biocuration and The Ninth International Biocuration Conference (2016) are pleased to provide current ISB members with travel fellowships for students, junior curators, curators from low-income countries, and curators from countries suffering from natural disasters. We intend to support 8 applicants.
Please note that applying for a fellowship does not guarantee that you will receive funding.
The travel fellowship can be used as your registration fee and partly cover your travel costs. You need to pay the registration fee and travel cost before the conference by yourself. A traveller's check, up to CHF 1000 depending on your registration and travel costs, will be handed over to you by the secretary of the organizing committee at the end of the conference.
Requirements and procedures:
Each applicant for a travel fellowship must satisfy the following conditions:
The applicant should review visa requirements and make any necessary arrangements of her/his own.