IAU travel grants

A generous grant from the IAU will enable us offer a number of travel grants to persons from disadvantaged regions or circumstances, as per IAU guidelines.

Who can apply?

Everyone except invited speakers can apply, as long as they provide a contribution (following IAU rules).


The application deadline for an IAU Travel grant is on 15 June 2017.


You can download the IAU Travel grant application form directly from the IAU web site.

Please send the completed and signed form by 15 June 2017, to chairs_sh [at] timedomainastronomy.net

Applicants are also requested to complete the following Google document with additional details about the grant application.

Successful applicants will be notified in July 2017.

For more information visit the Grants for IAU Symposia and Regional IAU meetings page on the IAU web site.

For more details about the criteria that will be adopted to assess the IAU Travel grant applications, please see the rules and guidelines for IAU Symposia and Meetings.