The following travel grants are available for ISPAD 2019:

1)      ISPAD Standard Travel Grant
2)      ISPAD Special Travel Grant
3)      ISPAD Travel Grant for Allied Healthcare Professionals

Please note that you will be able apply for a travel grant during the abstract submission process only and that only one travel grant application can be made per person! Applicants must satisfy the following criteria:


1) ISPAD Standard Travel Grants*

  • Be an ISPAD Member (all dues paid)
  • Be first author of an abstract
  • Be 40 years of age or less

The recipients of ISPAD’s Standard Travel Grant will receive a fixed sum, based on the geographic area they will be travelling from.

Travel grant amounts: Asia – 1300 USD, Africa – 1100 USD, Europe – 1000 USD, India – 1100 USD, Middle East – 900 USD, United Arab Emirates – 1500 USD, India – 1100 USD, Oceania – 1500 USD, North America – 400 USD, South America – 1000 USD

To submit your application for a standard travel grant, please submit an abstract here.

*Please note that the Standard Travel Grants may not cover all travel costs. Travel grant awardees still need to pay registration fees and need to arrange their travel and accommodation. The Standard Travel Grants will be issued to successful applicants after the conference. All successful applicants will be required to complete and return a reimbursement form plus travel invoices and participation proof.


2) ISPAD Special Travel Grant


3) ISPAD Travel Grant for Allied Healthcare Professionals (Educators, Nurses, Psychologists, Dietitian & Other Healthcare Professionals)

  • Be an ISPAD member
  • Be an Allied Healthcare Professional (as per your registration status)
  • Be an Abstract Submitter

Successful Travel Grant applicants in category 2) and 3) will have the following costs covered for them by ISPAD: registration, flights and accommodation.

To submit your application for a travel grant in category 2) and 3), please submit an abstract here.


Application deadline in any of the three categories 23 May – 17:00 CET
Notifications to be sent
by July 2019


For queries regarding travel grants, please contact