ERS Young Scientist Sponsorship

Applications for 2020

ERS supports a limited number of young scientists with a €450 grant to cover travel and accommodation expenses during the ERS International Congress. Free Congress registration is included in the Sponsorship.

Apply when submitting your abstract for the ERS International Congress Vienna, by checking the appropriate box on the abstract submission form. Online abstract submission will be open in mid-December 2019 to mid-February 2020.

ERS Sponsorship is granted to the authors of the best abstracts based on the reviewers' scores and comments.

Candidate criteria

  • Non-medical doctors.
  • Would not normally receive support from pharmaceutical companies to attend the Congress.
  • Presenting author of the selected abstract.
  • Aged 35 years or under by 5 September, 2020
  • Have not received the ERS Sponsorship or grant for the past 3 years
  • No medical degree