Travel Grant

Abstract and Travel grant request submissions are now closed

The ICBEN2020 will be inclusive to delegates from around the world. Travel grants are primarily for attendees currently residing in middle and low income countries and early career researchers. Only participants with an accepted abstract can get the Travel grant. Each travel grant will include free registration (inluding meals and social programme) for the congress, and in addition a contribution of SEK 5500 (approx 500 Euros) to costs for travel and accommodation. Travel grant holders will have to organize and pay their travel in advance, the contribution to expenses will be obtained at the congress. Travel grant applicants will get information about the award at the same time as the notice of Abstract acceptance. To request a Travel grant you need to


  1. Submit an abstract using the abstract submission system
  2. Write a separate application to with Subject [Travel grant request]. Please include in the application:
    • A brief CV (1 page). Please include the information of what your current working country is
    • Copy of your Passport or ID which you have to bring with you to  the congress
    • A letter (1page)  clarifying why a travel grant is needed
    • A copy of your sub​mitted abstract


Phone: +46 18 67 10 03

Important dates

Abstract submission open
October 2019

Last day for abstract submission
27 January 2020

Notification of acceptance
17 February 2020

Deadline for full paper submission
31 March 2020

Organized by

The conference is hosted by ICBEN and the Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet .