ESSLLI 2018 Grants

Student Grants

The ESSLLI 2018 Organizing Committee is pleased to announce a limited number of grants that might cover:

  • Participation Fee Waivers,
  • Student Accommodation,
  • Travel Costs.

The grants will be awarded to highly motivated and talented Master students or PhD students. Please note that grants might include not full, but also partial support for travel and/or accommodation.

EACL awards 15 grants for PhD students. They will cover the fee waiver and (partially) accommodation and/or travel.

EMS awards 3 grants that cover 3 fee waivers.

Preference will be given to: students who actively participate in the Student Session; students without alternative financial support for the participation; outstanding and highly motivated students. Please understand that we cannot guarantee grants to all students presenting a paper at the Student Session.

Applications should be submitted to:
Each application should contain:

  • ESSLLI 2018 grant application form
    (to be printed and signed by the applicant and an endorsing faculty member who is well acquainted with the applicant, e.g. a thesis supervisor),
  • Proof of valid student status,
  • Motivation letter, including an explanation of financial need if applicable (maximum 2 pages),
  • CV (maximum 2 pages)
  • Recommendation letter from a university faculty member

The above documents must be combined into a single pdf file and submitted via EasyChair. (Please provide as a title your student level: BA/MA/PhD/Other; and as keywords your grant type(s): fee waiver, accommodation, travel. You can list one or more grant types.).

  • Deadline for application: April 22, 2018
  • Notification: May 11, 2018

Please register for ESSLLI 2018 despite the fact whether you are applying for a grant.

Further Grants

Information about grants sponsored by Companies and Associations will be posted here. We will update the information as new sponsorships are confirmed.

  • ASL Call for Student Travel Awards
    ASL sponsors ESSLLI 2018, so student ASL members may apply for (limited) ASL travel funds.
  • Deadline: May 4, 2018.

Here is the information for your convenience:

For ASL student member travel grants to ASL or ASL-sponsored meetings (other than the 2018 North American Annual Meeting and the 2018 European Summer Meeting), applications and recommendations should be received at least three months prior to the start of the meeting at the ASL Business Office: ASL, Box 742, Vassar College, 124 Raymond Avenue, Poughkeepsie, New York 12604, USA; Fax: 1-845-437-7830; email: Decisions will be communicated at least two months prior to the meeting.