IFMRS Travel Grants

IFMRS travel grants are available for members of IFMRS member societies to attend any IFMRS member society or affiliated event.  Please note that grants cannot be awarded retrospectively.

UPCOMING ELIGIBLE MEMBER SOCIETY EVENTS

Orthopaedic Research Society Annual Meeting, 2-5 February 2019, Austin, Texas, USA

H Fleisch Workshop, 17-19 March 2019, Bruges, Belgium

ISCD Annual Meeting, 20-23 March 2019, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

European Calcified Tissue Society Congress, 11-14 May 2019, Budapest, Hungary

IFMRS AFFILIATED EVENTS

Bisphosphonates 2019 – celebrating 50 years, 15-17 July 2019, Sheffield, UK

CONGRATULATIONS TO THE FOLLOWING WHO HAVE BEEN AWARDED IFMRS TRAVEL GRANTS TO ATTEND IFMRS EVENTS

ASBMR 2018
Feng Pan (Menzies Institute)
Michaela Reagan (Maine Medical Center Research Inst)
Eveline Boudin (University of Antwerp)
Ho Yee Wong (University of Hong Kong)
Marian Schini (University of Sheffield)
Zixue Jin (Baylor College of Medicine)

ECTS 2018
Simona Bolamperti (University Medical School Hamburg)
Davide Komla Ebri (ICL, London)
Mattia Capulli (University of L’Aquila)
Frederic Velard (Reims University)
Petar Milovanivic (Belgrade University)
Lucie Bourgoin (Geneva University)

ORS 2018
Severin Ruoss (Balgrist University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland)
Chao Liu (New York University Bioengineering Dept)
Jasmine (Li) Xiao (Orthopaedic Research, University of Virginia)
Mathieu Riffault (Trinity Centre for Bioengineering, Dublin )
Vittoriio Gatti(City College of New York)
Pamela Cabahug-Zuckerman (New York University)

ASBMR 2017
Rachel Duckham (Deakin University)
Sharon Brennan-Olsen (University of Melbourne)

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Eligibility

Applicants must satisfy the following criteria:

  • be an individual member of an IFMRS affiliated society – see a list of current affiliated societies here.
  • must be presenting at an IFMRS affiliated society event
  • have not previously received an IFMRS travel grant
  • qualification of PhD and/or MD, DDS, DMD or veterinary degree
  • within 15 years of gaining most advanced degree

Finance

  • Individual grants of $500 each are available as a contribution towards travel and registration fees
  • Payment made post-event on proof of attendance
  • Grants are allocated on a quarterly basis to eligible applicants

Application and review process

  1. Check you qualify for eligibility (see above)
  2. Download and complete the application form
  3. Email the form and attachments to ifmrs@ifmrs.org

Your application will be checked and reviewed by representatives from the IFMRS grants committee. We aim to notify applicants within 3 weeks of the event date.

Please note that there is a budget for each member society which is allocated on a quarterly basis.  If your society has reached its limit you may not be eligible, even if the application process is still open to other societies and/or their annual meeting.