GRK 2154 - Materials for Brain

Conference stipends

The GRK 2154 would like to promote female Master- and PhD-students in the field of biomedical sciences and materials science.

Aim of the GRK 2154 is the development of novel materials allowing an individualized and localized therapy for brain diseases. If you are interested in these topics, the GRK 2154 is offering the opportunity to apply for a conference stipend. The financial support includes 750 Euro for national conferences and 1500 Euro for international conferences.


Conditions:
- The gender- and career-aspect has to be evident for the conference.
- No submission of an abstract at the conference.
- You are enrolled in one of the Master degree programs of the Faculty of Engineering or you are a PhD-student of a third-party funded project related to the topics of the GRK 2154 at the Faculty of Engineering, the Faculty of Medicine or the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences.


How to apply:
For Master-students:
- A motivation letter, stating why you are interested in a topic of the GRK 2154 and why you would like to participate in a specific conference (please state name, date, country) and estimated costs. Please state your full name, date of birth and your subject of study in the letter and sign it. The text should be at least 0,5 DIN A4.
- Your Bachelor’s degree.

For PhD-students:
- A motivation letter, stating why you would like to participate in a specific conference (please state name, date, country) and estimated costs, and how your PhD topic is related to the GRK 2154. Please state your full name, date of birth and subject of your PhD in the letter and sign it. The text should be at least 0,5 DIN A4.


After the conference, you hand in a report (min. 0.5 DIN A4) in which you describe your experiences and in particular the benefits of participating in the conference regarding the gender- and career-aspects.


Application deadline is 01. June 2019.


For further information and handing in the application, please contact: grk2154@tf.uni-kiel.de