Travel Grants

General information

To facilitate participants from lower and middle income countries who are unable to raise the necessary funds to attend 8th WCRI, a limited number of grants is available to subsidize travel and accommodation costs.

Travel grant applications should not be made later than 16 October 2023 and be accompanied by a proof of citizenship, a proof of work or student status, a short CV, a letter of support, and an explanation of your motivation. The process is complete

Flights and accommodation for travel grant recipients will be covered by the grant and will be booked by the conference organiser. Registration fee will be waived for all travel grant recipients. Please note that airport transfers are not included.


Applicants for travel grants must be a citizen of or have their main affiliation in a lower or middle income country and explain convincingly why a travel grant is needed.

Recipients must be the presenting author of an accepted abstract for oral or poster presentation.

Only complete travel grant applications will be considered. Applicants will be informed of the decision  by 15 February 2024 latest. All notifications will be sent to the email address provided on the travel grant form. The decisions of the WCRI Travel Grant Review Committee are final.