Financial Support for Travel for ISOS Candidates

Doctoral candidates registered at the ISOS are entitled to apply for financial support to participate in conferences, workshops, summer schools or for short-term research visits to other institutions.

  • You can only receive ISOS funding if you have submitted the protocols of your supervisory committee meetings each semester.
  • ISOS undertakes a co-financing up to a maximum of 50% of the costs incurred.
  • Contributions to conferences and workshops must be as first author.
  • The application needs to be signed by your primary supervisor (the person who takes formal responsability for your academic supervision within the faculty).
  • Deadlines for application of financial support from the ISOS are
    • the deadline for submission of abstracts/application (not the acceptance date) for the event in which you would like to participate (conference, workshop or summer school)
    • three months before a planned research visit.
    • please do not place an application if you missed the deadline
  • We do not fund more than one travel grant per person and year.


Henrike Mütze Integrated School of Ocean Sciences (ISOS) Tel.: 49 431 880-1559