Zurich Instruments Student Travel Grants 2017

Deadline extended: Apply until June 30, 2017!

We are proud that our products are helping researchers in labs across the world to run exciting experiments and produce great scientific results - many of these have ended up on the pages of some of the most prestigious scientific journals. To acknowledge the important role of young researchers in all these achievements,

we open a call for submissions for the Zurich Instruments Student Travel Grants 2017!

3 PhD students will be awarded a grant of 1’500 Swiss Francs to travel to one of the following conferences: SPIE Photonics West 2018, APS March Meeting 2018, JSAP Spring Meeting 2018, DPG Spring Meeting 2018, CLEO 2018, E-MRS and MRS Meetings 2018, SPIE Optics + Photonics 2018.

Eligibility criteria:

  • You are enrolled in a PhD program
  • Your submission falls into one of these categories:
    • you have had or will have a reviewed paper published
    • you have submitted or defended a PhD thesis
    • you have uploaded a draft paper to http://arxiv.org or other public archive
  • Your paper or thesis explicitly mentions one of Zurich Instruments’ products
  • You did not apply with the same paper for our Student Travel Grant in the past
  • You are not a past awardee of our Student Travel Grant

If you meet these criteria, send a copy of the paper along with your 1-page CV to Eva Rojcek by June 30, 2017.

Winners of the grant will be acknowledged in our newsletter and meet Zurich Instruments' team at the conference.

For more information and updates about the grant and much more, stay tuned to us on Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube! You can also watch here the interviews with our past awardees.

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