25-30 October 2009
Verona, Italy
Europe/Rome timezone

Financial Assistance for Young & Senior Scientists

Financial Assistance for Young Investigators and Senior Scientists from Less-Favoured-Countries

Limited funds are available to assist Young Investigators and Researchers from Less-Favoured-Countries attending the Symposium by waiving the Symposium fee and the partial or total reimbursement of travel and living expenses depending on various factors.

Since the support might not cover all the costs, the applicant is asked to indicate which kind of additional support from other sources may allow his/her attendance at the Symposium.
 
Eligibility criteria:
 
¨   Young Investigators: Registered Students or Investigators within 5 years of receipt of their doctorate degree
¨   Senior Scientists from Less-Favoured-Countries: Scientists with more than 10 yr of doctorate coming from Less-Favoured Countries (see list below)
 
Applicants should fill in the online application Form (here available), print and  send it by email, as a pdf file, to the:
 
MICROS2009 Conference Secreteriat
INFN-Laboratori Nazionali di Legnaro
Viale dell’Università 2 – I-35020 Legnaro (Padova) Italy
e-mail : MICROS2009@LNL.INFN.IT
 
 
within July 30, 2009.
 
Along with the form, all the applicants should send (by email, as pdf files):
 
·  Curriculum Vitae
·  a list of publications
·  a supporting letter from the Head of Research Group, Department or Institute
·  the University Certificate or Supervisor Declaration (for Ph.D. Students).
·  the abstract of their contribution
 
In filling in the online Form, all foreseen procedure steps are requested:
- Type all requested details in the form
- Print the form as a pdf file by using the button “PRINT” inserted on the form,  and send it by  email along with all the above listed documents
- Important: In clicking on the button “PRINT” on the form, in parallel to the printing, an automatic procedure will be activated to send a copy of the filled form by email to MICROS2009 Conference Secretariat for internal use. To allow the success of the email sending, it will be necessary to answer positively to the questions will appear on the computer monitor.
 
All applicants will be informed about the outcome of the evaluation of their application by August 15, 2009.
 

Note: the contribution, if selected, must be presented by the applicant

 


 

List of Less-Favoured Countries
 
List from the 2007 “gross national income per capita” (GNI) economies’ classification of the World Bank§
 
 
Low-income economies1 (49 - Countries)
 

Afghanistan
Haiti
Rwanda
Bangladesh
Kenya
São Tomé and Principe
Benin
Korea, Dem Rep.
Senegal
Burkina Faso
Kyrgyz Republic
Sierra Leone
Burundi
Lao PDR
Solomon Islands
Cambodia
Liberia
Somalia
Central African Republic
Madagascar
Tajikistan
Chad
Malawi
Tanzania
Comoros
Mali
Togo
Congo, Dem. Rep
Mauritania
Uganda
Côte d'Ivoire
Mozambique
Uzbekistan
Eritrea
Myanmar
Vietnam
Ethiopia
Nepal
Yemen, Rep.
Gambia, The
Niger
Zambia
Ghana
Nigeria
Zimbabwe
Guinea
Pakistan
 
Guinea-Bissau
Papua New Guinea
 

 
 
 
Lower-middle-income economies1 (54 - Countries)
 

Albania
Georgia
Namibia
Algeria
Guatemala
Nicaragua
Angola
Guyana
Paraguay
Armenia
Honduras
Peru
Azerbaijan
India
Philippines
Bhutan
Indonesia
Samoa
Bolivia
Iran, Islamic Rep.
Sri Lanka
Bosnia and Herzegovina
Iraq
Sudan
Cameroon
Jordan
Swaziland
Cape Verde
Kiribati
Syrian Arab Republic
China
Lesotho
Thailand
Colombia
Macedonia, FYR
Timor-Leste
Congo, Rep.
Maldives
Tonga
Djibouti
Marshall Islands
Tunisia
Dominican Republic
Micronesia, Fed. Sts.
Turkmenistan
Ecuador
Moldova
Ukraine
Egypt, Arab Rep.
Mongolia
Vanuatu 
El Salvador
Morocco
West Bank and Gaza

 
 
 
 
Upper-middle-income economies1 (41 - Countries)
 

American Samoa
Grenada
Poland
Argentina
Jamaica
Romania
Belarus
Kazakhstan
Russian Federation
Belize
Latvia
Serbia
Botswana
Lebanon
Seychelles
Brazil
Libya
South Africa
Bulgaria
Lithuania
St. Kitts and Nevis
Chile
Malaysia
St. Lucia
Costa Rica
Mauritius
St. Vincent and the Grenadines
Croatia
Mayotte
Suriname
Cuba
Mexico
Turkey
Dominica
Montenegro
Uruguay
Fiji
Palau
Venezuela, RB
Gabon
Panama