Bursaries are available to cover partially or in full the registration fee. In some cases also travel expenses will be covered.
To apply for a bursary, fill in the pre-registration form by 19 May 2019.
All applications must be accompanied by:
- CV of the candidate
- Motivation statement
- Recommendation letter signed by candidate's supervisor
The AICS2019 Organizing Committee will enforce and ensure gender equality among participants, and will pay special attention to the gender balance in evaluating bursary applications.
Several grants are available from the Italian Crystallographic Association (AIC) to support the participation of young students (i.e. with no permanent or long-term position) in the AICS2019.
Young Scientists Awards are granted by the International Union of Crystallography (IUCr). The awards cover travel and subsistence expenses and a substantially reduced registration fee will be provided for recipients of the Young Scientist Awards as well. Applicants must be graduate students, post-graduate students or post-doctoral fellows with a maximum age of 30 (exceptionally 35). Preference will be given to those young scientists who have published in IUCr journals.
Several bursaries are offered by the International Centre for Diffraction Data (ICDD) to support student and young scientist participation in the Crystallographic Information Fiesta.
The Italian Society for Mineralogy and Petrology (SIMP) offers one bursary of 500 € to support the participation of a student in the Crystallographic Information Fiesta. The bursary is reserved to SIMP Junior Members.
Two bursaries are offered by Bruker to cover 50% of the registration fee to two young students (i.e. with no permanent or long-term position)
One bursary is offered by the Protein Data Bank in Europe (PDBe) to cover 50% of the registration fee to a young student (i.e. with no permanent or long-term position) with a backgroung in protein crystallography.
One bursary is offered by the Cambridge Crystallographic Data Centre (CCDC) to cover 50% of the registration fee to a young student (i.e. with no permanent or long-term position) with a backgroung in structural chemistry.
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