ECSS has a number of travel grants available for attending the ECSS annual congress in person, as follows:
ECSS Travel Grant
The College offers a general travel grant, independent of the annual ECSS Young Investigators Award. There are three ECSS Travel Grants available each for €500 (Euros). The below criteria must be met by the applicant:
- The applicant has successfully submitted an abstract for presentation at the annual congress.
- The applicant is affiliated with a university that appears on the DAC List of ODA
Download the ECSS Travel Grant Application Form here.
YIA Travel Grant
When applying for the ECSS Young Investigators Award, applicants have the opportunity to opt in for the YIA Travel Grant. The applicant must be affiliated with a university that appears on the DAC List of ODA Recipients.
Following a review of all YIA applications by the ECSS Scientific Board and ECSS Scientific Committee, YIA Travel Grants are then selected and offered.
Further information about the YIA process can be found here.
GSSI Young Scholar Travel Grant Award
Our platinum partner, the Gatorade Sport Science Institute (GSSI), offers the GSSI Young Scholar Travel Grant Award to young researchers (35 years of age or younger at the time of the annual congress), anywhere in the world, in the field of sports nutrition and hydration, presenting their work at the ECSS annual congress. Abstracts submitted in these two areas in both presentation formats, oral or poster, may opt in to apply for the GSSI Young Scholar Travel Grant Award.
Further information about this grant, including the application form, can be found here.