ICAVS 8 intends to promote young scientists through financial support, a dedicated networking event and exclusive outstanding poster prizes. To take advantage of ICAVS 8 Young Scientists promotion, don´t forget to register as a ‘Young Scientists’ during the registration process.


Student Grants

ICAVS 8 offers a limited number of student grants for young scientists who have not yet received their PhD. If you are a student (graduate and undergraduate) and would like to attend ICAVS 8, but need financial support: Please submit an abstract and apply for a student grant by sending us your CV before March 15, 2015. You will receive notification of the Scientific Committee’s decision by the end of March.

Deadline for Student Grants is extended to 22nd of March 2015.


Young Scientists Event

ICAVS 8 wants to provide networking opportunities especially for young/early career scientists, therefore a special event is planned for Tuesday evening. All conference attendees are invited to join the event; young scientist (please indicate that you are eligible during registration!) will receive special benefits (coupons for drinks, ...).


Poster Prizes

Outstanding posters, presented by Young Scientists as the presenting author, are considered for our exclusive poster prizes. Details to be announced!