Call Out to Students and Early Career Professionals

ICAIS 2019 will be the premier scientific conference on aquatic invasive species issues and will offer several unique professional development opportunities for students and early career professionals, including:

· Networking with world-renowned experts and peers in both structured sessions and relaxed social events

· A career development workshop specific to students and early career professionals

· Recognition of top student presentations judged by a panel of academic experts

· Expanded student poster session, including “speed talk” opportunities

For further information about the student and young professionals program, contact the Conference Administrator.


Student Grant Opportunities

The following organizations provide travel support to qualifying students to enable them to attend conferences to present their research. Please go to the websites for eligibility criteria.

The Wildlife Society Manitoba Chapter, Student Travel

Oregon State University, College of Forestry – Forest Ecosystems & Society, Waring Travel Grant Program

Council of Australian Weed Societies Inc., Student Travel Awards

New Zealand Marine Sciences Society, First Overseas Conference Travel Fund/Conference Prizes

Australian Society for Fish Biology, Student International Travel Scholarship

Royal Society of Biology, Travel Grants

Biochemical Society, General Travel Grants

British Ecological Society, Training & Travel Grants

The Malacological Society of London, Travel Grants