Association of Polar Early Career Scientists


INSTANT Conference 2023 will be offering a limited number of travel grants to participate in the conference in Trieste from 11-14 September. Grants may cover part or all of the travel costs associated with participating in the conference. Applications will be considered only upon abstract submission. Please submit your application here.

Successful applicants will be notified within a month of the application deadline. If you have any questions contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..


  • Master students & PhD candidates: Applicants should be currently enrolled in a Master or a PhD program
  • ECR: those who have obtained a PhD within 7 years of application. The period excludes career breaks due to parental leave, health issues, etc.
  • Applicants from underrepresented regions in INSTANT, e.g. South America, Asia, Africa

Eligible costs: travel, accommodation, conference registration

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