Six times a year graduate students, postdocs and junior professors can apply for funding supporting conference travels and research stays (max. 2000€ per person in a year).
In case of the approval of the funding, the TU-Nachwuchsring will cover a portion of conference travel expenses and participation fees. Persons presenting a paper at a conference (instead of just attending) will preferably be funded!
Next deadline is October 1st, 2017.
Current call for applications for mobility funding
The application period for mobility funding "October '17" has begun.
Deadline for applications is October 1st, 2017.
You can find the call for applications and our new application form here:
Check list for your application for mobility funding:
Please use exclusively our request form and orientate yourselves always by the current call for announcement!
Please summarise all application documents into one single file (PDF).Before you send off your application, please check whether all important information and documents are included:
Which event are you planning to attend (place, period) and why (What is your motivation? Which added value does the conference have for your research and the university?)
Are you member of the TU Nachwuchsring? If so, via whom (department, research training group, etc.)?
Are you going to be active (e.g. poster presentation or talk) or passive participant?
Have you attached your short CV?
Have you attached a tabular cost plan with offers or receipts (flight prices, road prices, participation fees etc. ) as well as an official announcement of the event?
Have you added the confirmation of your chairholder regarding travel expenses?
Regarding research stays: Is a letter of invitation of the host research organization enclosed?
You find further details in the request form and the current call for applications. Both is published approx. 2 weeks before the next funding round on this side.