This grant focuses on the challenges faced by scientists in less-privileged and developing regions of the world. It targets students and researchers up to the postdoc level from countries which are below the 50 leading countries in GDP. 

A grant of up to 1,500 CHF will be awarded twice per year to two different applicants who aim to attend a conference, workshop, or school of their choice. 

The deadline to apply for the grant dedicated to the SAPDC is 15.02.2023.
All applicants will be informed of the status of their application by 28.02.2023.

The deadline to apply for any other event is 31.03.2023.
All applicants will be informed of the status of their application by 15.04.2023.

1. About you

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2. About the event or school of your choice

3. About your work

Please summarize your work and scientific interests, and tell us how attending the conference, school, or workshop will help you in your scientific career, with corresponding bullet points.

Would you like your work to be shared on the DECTRIS website as a Success Story?*

*This is meant to encourage scientists to promote their work to a broader audience. Click here to see an example of a Success Story.

By submitting your application and contact details, you are giving DECTRIS permission to save your information in its database. You can revoke this permission at any time by contacting