Drosophila 2018

Financial assistance


A limited number of grants will be available for nationals of ICGEB Member States to waive the registration fee and cover twin-share accommodation.

Interested, eligible applicants must REGISTER online and additionally upload a MOTIVATION STATEMENT by 15th December 2017 (Trieste time).
Requests for financial support without the necessary motivation statement will not be considered.

The selection will be based on the following criteria:

  • Scientific relevance of the course to the participant’s own work
  • Potential benefit to students and junior scientists in the early stages of their career
  • Work performed in developing countries
  • Date of application
  • Adequate geographical and gender balance



Deadline for receipt of applications for financial support:

First call - 15 December 2017 (Trieste time)
CLOSED - Applicants will be notified of selection results shortly

Second call - 15 January 2018 (Trieste time)
CLOSED - Selection results will be notified shortly


Meetings&CoursesUnit 12/04/2017