Scholarships and Prizes

Scholarship: SINAPSIS Travel Grant

The SINAPSIS organizing committee is delighted to offer scholarships to cover travel expenses to attend SINAPSIS 2016.

The maximum travel grant is 150€ for participants traveling to Paris. The SINAPSIS Organizing Committee will select the travel grant winners on the basis of financial need, stage of the applicant’s career, scientific merit and institution’s proximity to Paris.

To qualify for a travel grant, an applicant must meet the following criteria:

To apply to the SINAPSIS Travel Grant send the following documents in one single PDF files to

  1. A document that demonstrate current enrollment in a European Institution (copy of any official document will suffice)
  2. A small ~500-word letter (spanish or english)


The letter should address:

1) Reasons for financial assistance to attend the meeting,

2) Impact of the meeting on the participant’s professional development

3) Reasons for attending SINAPSIS 2016

4) The scientific merit of the participant’s work

5) A very simple budget


If you have already sent an abstract and would like to be considered for a Travel Grant, you can still send your letter and proof of enrollment.

The application deadline is June 13 2016. Applicants will be notified via email on June 15 regarding the status of their application.