Seeing is Believing – Imaging the Processes of Life

J.Lippincott-Schwartz, J.Ellenberg

EMBL Heidelberg, Germany

Thursday 3 October - Sunday 6 October 2013



Registration Fee Waivers and Travel Grants are available for young researchers for the EMBO I EMBL Symposia Series (see below). Please indicate your interest for a Registration Fee Waiver or Travel Grant or both when submitting your abstract.

Conference Fellowship Timeline


Registration Fee Waiver:  The sum that you have paid to attend the meeting will be reimbursed

Travel Grant:  up to €500 for participants arriving from the eligible countries listed below

The scientific organisers will select the recipients of all fellowships during the abstract selection process.

If you are awarded a fellowship, you will be notified after the completion of the abstract selection. This is usually 8 weeks before the event start date. Please note that you must pay your registration fee by the payment deadline (6 weeks before the event start date).  The EMBL Course & Conference Office will request your bank details and will reimburse the registration fees after the event.  Travel Grants can only be reimbursed after the event, and once the receipts have been submitted.

Eligible Countries for Travel Grants

EMBC Member States
Croatia Czech Republic Cyprus* Estonia
Greece Hungary Israel Poland
Portugal Slovakia Slovenia Turkey
* Special Agreement with EMBC


Special Agreement with EMBC Non-Member States from Geographical Europe
Albania Armenia Azerbaijan Belarus
Bosnia and Herzegovina Bulgaria Georgia Kazakhstan
Kosovo Kyrgyzstan Lithuania Macedonia
Malta Moldova Montenegro Romania
Russia San Marino Serbia Content 3

Non-European Regions

  • Africa
  • Central and South America
  • Asia except Japan, Singapore, South Korea, Australia

70% will be allocated to participants from a defined set of EMBC Members States and the remaining 30% will be for eligible non-member countries.

Further details

For further information about fellowships please refer to the FAQ page.

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