Travel fellowship program for RMGA Students and Postdoctoral Fellows

Context and objectives:

The RMGA travel fellowship program for graduate students and postdoctoral fellows will cover a portion of travel expenses: to present research at an international conference or to visit another laboratory to develop or pursue a collaboration. This program will disseminate RMGA's research and expertise, foster collaboration and contribute to the outreach mission of the network.

Value and terms of funds

Up to $ 1,500 per fellowship.

The candidate will be reimbursed for his expenses upon submission of a refund request accompanied by receipts or other proof of travel.


Application format:

Form to fill: Arial font size 10 single spaced and margins 2 cm.

  1.  Candidate Identification
  2.  Information about the conference or the host laboratory.
  3.  Project
    • - Title;
    • - List of people affiliated to the project
    • - Abstract as submitted for the conference registration or justification for visiting the other laboratory
    • - Student / postdoctoral fellow contribution
    • - Relevance, for the network, of the candidate's participation to the conference or visit to the host laboratory for the network
  4.  Budget (event registration fees, travel expenses, accommodation fees)
  5.  Signatures of the student and the research supervisor

Documents to be attached to the form:


Deadlines for submitting applications:

The number of grants will be determined according to the available budget.

The results will be communicated to the candidates in the weeks following the date of application to the competition.


Completed applications must be sent to Alain Bataille at the following address

To obtain the application form, or for any questions contact Alain Bataille