Travel Grant

Support for TSS 2018 travel grants will be available to students, postdocs, and young faculty early in their career, no matter which university you are working at. We would like to encourage all of you to apply.

To provide international delegates with the opportunity to share and advance their knowledge, the Organizing Committee is offering Ten (10) travel grants of US$ 500 each to help offset expenses incurred to participate in the TSS Asian Regional Meeting 2018.

Applicant Qualifications

  • The age of applicants should be under 45. (Your birth date should be later than November 23, 1983 )
  • Applicants must attend and register for the full conference.
  • Applicants should not be receiving travel funds from other sources.

How to Apply

  • Applicants should check the travel grant application box while completing the online registration form.
  • A recommendation letter from the advisor. (Word or PDF file)

Selection Criteria

  • The following criteria will be used in the selection process:
  • An individual must be the first author for the abstract in the conference.
  • Awardees will be selected from the pool of eligible applicants based upon the abstract's degree of excellence as determined by the Joint Planning Committee

Key Dates
Travel Grant Application Deadline: July 31, 2018 (GMT+8)
Notification of Travel Grant Award: September 10, 2018 (GMT+8)
Deadline for Travel Grant Recipient Registration: September 22, 2018 (GMT+8)

Travel Grant Recipients
To be announced by September 14, 2018 via email.
The only travel expenses that reimbursements can be used towards are: air travel, hotel, and conference registration. We will provide the travel grant at registration counter on-site by cash, please bring necessary documents (receipt, invoice, boarding pass.) with you for the reimbursements.