Call For Proposals:

The “Centro de Ecologia y Biodiversidad” (CEBIO), invites national and international students, postgraduate researchers (recently graduated or postdoctoral researchers) to submit applications for travel awards to the I BIOCON meeting in Lima, Peru, October, 2015.

*For first Authors of accepted abstracts.

*In general these awards will cover your travel and meeting expenses.

Proposals can be in English or Spanish

New Deadlines:

Travel awards applications closes: July 15, 2015.

Travel awards winners notification: July 25, 2015.

Proposals will be judged based on a consideration of the following factors:

a) Presentation of an oral or poster presentation (abstract and title included); 

b) One page resume (CV); 

c) One page letter from supervisor, 

d) Indication of any other potential funding source.

*The number of Travel Awards will depend of the funding we obtain from different organizations.

Please email applications as a single pdf file to: on or before July 15, 2015.

Please include in your e-mail subject: Travel Award BIOCON 2015

Other Opportunities:

1) EFN Professional Development Grant (PDGs)

PDGs provide support for mid-career conservationists to pursue short-term, non-degree training to upgrade their knowledge and skills.  We encourage conference presenters to apply for Professional Development Grants at least 90 days before the start of the conference.

For information on eligibility for PDGs, visit:

2) CONCYTEC - Movilización Nacional e Internacional en CTeI

Deadline: June 26.

For more information visit: