Are you a PhD or postdoc looking to share your research at a conference this year?

Sparrho, the global scientific discovery platform, is offering grants of £500 for PhD students and postdocs in any field of science and engineering, at any institute, to attend an academic conference of their choice in the coming 12 months.

Apply now for £500 funding for your 2017-2018 conference travel from Sparrho.

Submit a 10-minute application by 30 September 2017 to be considered for our October 2017 Prizes.
The next deadline is 31 October 2017 for our November 2017 Prizes.



Partner Conferences

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Sparrho partners with conferences around the world to guarantee at least one recipient of the Researcher Prize from their registered attendees.

Apply now to suggest your target conference to Sparrho's Partnerships team.

Application Process

Application forms are reviewed on a rolling basis, and at least one winner will be announced every month.
Email Sybil (sybil@sparrho.com) if you have any questions.

1. Tell us about your research in <300 words and which conference you're going to

Submit your application by 30 September 2017 to be in the running for the October 2017 Prizes.

2. Curate papers relevant to your research on Sparrho's platform

Your submitted application becomes the starting point of your very own Sparrho pinboard for you to showcase your scientific interests and expertise.

Here's a Sparrho pinboard curated by Mark Docherty, PhD student at the University of Glasgow:

3. Share your completed pinboard

Applicants from around the world proud to show off their good work:

July 2017 Winners & Global Shortlist