The application to the solidarity grant is closed.
No further applications can be accepted.
Solidarity grant for participants and application for a grant
One of the aims of the ICME congresses is to have a balanced representation from all over the world among the presenters as well as among the general participants. Inorder to achieve this goal ICMI has instigated a general policy of forming a solidarityfund established by setting aside 10% of the registration fees for grants. These grantsassist delegates from non-affluent countries to attend the ICMEs.
An autonomous and anonymous Grant Committee, appointed by the IPC of ICME-13, will distribute the funds amongst the successful applicants. Priority will be given to applicants from less-affluent countries who contribute to the scientific programme with a paper or a poster. The criteria are: the quality of the submitted paper or poster, the role at the congress, the scientific potential of the proposal, the geographic representation and the special mathematics educational situation in the applicant’s country.
Grants will be given mainly as partial support to registration fee, accommodation and travel costs. Please be aware that no funding in advance will be possible, apart from the waving of the conference fee, which will be done with a token during the registration process. Refunding will take place during the congress in Hamburg. All potential applicants are therefore advised to apply for funding from other sources as well.
Application for the ICME-13 solidarity grant
Participants who consider themselves eligible for an ICME-13 grant are encouraged to send a grant application to the Grants Committee.
Applications should be sent between the 1st October 2015 –22nd December 2015 only in electronic form as one pdf-file including:
– Name, complete home address, e-mail-address
– Current institute with full address, academic position
– Submitted paper or poster
– Academic CV
– List of publications
– Current financial situation
– Optional: letter of recommendation by master or PhD-supervisor or somebody else
-- Short statement about the potential contribution to the community after returning from ICME-13
Please send the application together with the required material as one pdf-file to: firstname.lastname@example.org