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Travel Grants

Frontiers in CardioVascular Biomedicine

Get support to attend FCVB 2020!

The Council on Basic Cardiovascular Science (CBCS) and each Working Group and Sister Society involved in FCVB 2020 are offering Travel Grants (Value of 600€) to attend the congress in Budapest. 


The period to apply for a Travel Grant will start end of November 2019.

How many grants are there?

Currently 55 grants are available:

 

Society Number of grants
The ESC Council on Basic Cardiovascular Science (CBCS) - Emerging Country Grants 12 
WG Atherosclerosis and Vascular Biology  4
WG Cardiac Cellular Electrophysiology   2
WG CardioVascular Regenerative and Reparative Medicine  2
WG Cellular Biology of the Heart   4
WG Coronary Pathophysiology and Microcirculation   4
WG Development, Anatomy and Pathology   4
WG e-Cardiology   4
WG Myocardial and Pericardial Diseases   2
WG Myocardial Function   2
WG Thrombosis   4
European Council for Cardiovascular Research (ECCR)   4
European Society for Microcirculation  (ESM)   2
European Vascular Biology Organisation (EVBO)   3
International Society for Heart Research (ISHR), European Section   2

 

Conditions to apply

  • Your abstract must be accepted for FCVB 2020
  • You must be the presenter of your abstract(s)
  • You must be 40 years or younger on 23 April 2020 OR a member of graduate programme.
  • You can only submit one application
  • You may select only one Working Group or Sister Society to apply for a travel grant

More information about Working Groups Membership

Timeline

  • End November: Abstract results announced and Travel Grant applications open
  • Deadline to submit travel grant application is 9 January 2020, 23:59 (CET – Central European Time).
  • End January: All Travel Grant applicants are informed of results (positive or negative)
  • 10 February: Early Registration Fee Deadline

Information

Travel Grants are worth €600 each: € 400 for travel + €200 for discounted Registration

Grantees will be automatically registered to the congress and the travel element of the award will be sent by bank transfer after the congress on the condition that the grantee has attended the congress and presented his/her abstract.

Awards also available

The ESC Council on Basic Cardiovascular Science (CBCS) is also funding the following awards:

  • 2 YIA winners €1000 each
  • 4 YIA runners up €300 each
  • 3 Moderated poster winners €600 each
  • 6 Moderated poster runners up €300 each