XI. International Conference on Permafrost
20 - 24 June 2016, Potsdam, Germany
XI. International Conference on Permafrost
20 - 24 June 2016, Potsdam, Germany
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Key dates
  • Early Bird Registration
    Closes 11 March 2016
  • Hotel room reservation
    11 March 2016
  • Release of Provisional Program
    15 April 2016
  • Final Payment deadline
    31 May 2016

Travel Grants

For early career researchers participating in the conference, limited funds for travel support are available.To apply for a grant, please use the suitable category in the conference registration system and please be prepared to provide the following:

  • A letter of motivation stating why you are interested in participating in the ICOP (500 words)
  • If you are part of a network (PYRN, IPA, APECS, USPA…), how are you involved? If you are not part of a network, are you interested to increase your activity e.g. for the future PYRN or APECS executive committee, council and/or national representation? (300 words)

Further requirements for travel grants:

  • Submission of a high-quality conference abstract as first author
  • Student (master or PhD) or early-career postdoc (≤6 years after PHD defence)
  • Creation of a FrostByte (submission until June 5, 2016; a very short video presentation about your research, see http://www.climate-cryosphere.org/categories/138-frostbytes)

The application deadline for abstract submission as well as the application for financial support: December 20, 2015

Deadline to confirm financial support approval: February 11, 2016

Registration deadline for travel award recipients (early-bird registration is mandatory): March 11, 2016

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