25 Mar 2014
Rideal Travel Bursaries are offered by the Sir Eric Rideal Trust (managed jointly by the RSC and SCI) twice a year to promising academic research workers in the general field of colloid and surface science to attend conferences and/or visit relevant research institutions.
Submit your application by 15 April for your chance to secure a grant of up to £500 to assist with travel, subsistence, and where appropriate, conference registration. Awards will be made on a competitive basis and are currently invited from PhD students and postdoctoral researchers attending conferences between 1 July and 31 December 2014.
Please remember to submit your reference letters by the deadline and ensure that you are either an SCI* or RSC Member.
Please note, if you are applying for a bursary to attend a conference between 1 January and 30 June applications will re-open in the autumn, with a deadline of 15 October.
To read about what previous recipients have achieved please click on the names below:
- Patricia Esteban Perez reports on her attendance at Bacteriophage in Medicine, Food and Biotechnology
- Alexander Rosu-Finsen reports on his attendance at 9th International Vacuum Conference in Paris
*This only applies to standard or student members; travel bursaries are not open to e-members.