Need Based Financial Support

A limited number of Need Based Registration Fee Waivers* are available to the following young researcher candidates:


  • Working in one of the following EU Member Countries: Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Rep., Estonia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia
  • Working outside of Europe


Candidates must also have the following requisites:

  • Will present their own data at the School
  • Would not to be able to attend without the Registration fee waiver
  • Not working for a company


Applications will be considered up to the March 1st final deadline and will be evaluated considering the following:

  • Availability of places for the School
  • Available financial resources of the School (budget)
  • Actual need of the applicant
  • Scientific excellence of the project to be presented


A decision will be communicated by March 10th.


To apply, please send the following information to  school(at)

  • Brief CV
  • Abstract (including Title, author list, affiliations of authors) 1 page max.
  • Letter of support (signed and on institute letterhead) from your supervisor stating:
    • the actual need for the waiver to be able to participate to the School
    •  that the candidate would present their own data at the course
    • a brief statement as to why the candidate should attend the School 

*The Registration Fee waiver covers the Registration Fee only. Hotel and travel costs must be covered by the participant. You may ALSO apply for the EFIS Travel fellowship, though this is done separately.